Barrel (unit)

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  • Barrel (unit) — bbl redirects here. For other uses, see BBL (disambiguation). A barrel is one of several units of volume, with dry barrels, fluid barrels (UK beer barrel, U.S. beer barrel), oil barrel, etc. The volume of some barrel units is double others, with… …   Wikipedia

  • Barrel (disambiguation) — Barrel can refer to: * barrel, a cylindrical container, specifically: ** aging barrel, for aging alcoholic beverages ** Barrel (volume) a unit of volume * barrel (horology), a watch component * barrel (unit), several different units of volume *… …   Wikipedia

  • Barrel — For other uses, see Barrel (disambiguation). For the use of oak aging barrels in wine, see Oak (wine). Traditional oak barrels in Chile …   Wikipedia

  • barrel — bar‧rel [ˈbærəl] noun [countable] 1. TRANSPORT a large round container with a flat top and bottom, used for storing and carrying liquids such as oil and beer: • barrels of beer 2. an amount of a liquid contained in a barrel, used as unit of… …   Financial and business terms

  • Barrel of Monkeys (game) — Barrel of Monkeys is a toy game first created by Lakeside Toys in 1965. Today it is produced by the Milton Bradley Company. Milton Bradley s editions consist of a toy barrel in either blue, yellow, red, or green. The barrel contains 12 monkeys,… …   Wikipedia

  • barrel — [bar′əl, ber′əl] n. [ME barel < OFr baril < ML barillus < ?] 1. a large, wooden, cylindrical container with flat, circular ends and sides that bulge outward, made usually of staves bound together with hoops 2. the capacity or contents of …   English World dictionary

  • barrel —    1. (bbl or brl or bl)    a commercial unit of volume used to measure liquids such as beer and wine.    The official U. S. definition of the barrel is 31.5 gallons, which is about 4.211 cubic feet or 119.24 liters. This unit is the same as the… …   Dictionary of units of measurement

  • Barrel (volume) — The barrel is the name of several units of volume, generally in the range of about 100 200 L (30 50 US gallon).Dry goods* US dry barrel: 7,056 cubic inches ( 3.28 bushel / 115.6 litres). **Defined as “length of stave 28.5″, diameter of head… …   Wikipedia

  • barrel — /bar euhl/, n., v., barreled, barreling or (esp. Brit.) barrelled, barrelling. n. 1. a cylindrical wooden container with slightly bulging sides made of staves hooped together, and with flat, parallel ends. 2. the quantity that such a vessel of… …   Universalium

  • barrel — bar|rel1 S3 [ˈbærəl] n [Date: 1200 1300; : Old French; Origin: baril] 1.) a large curved container with a flat top and bottom, made of wood or metal, and used for storing beer, wine etc ▪ The wine is aged in oak barrels. barrel of ▪ barrels of… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • barrel — [[t]bæ̱rəl[/t]] ♦♦♦ barrels, barrelling, barrelled (in AM, use barreling, barreled) 1) N COUNT A barrel is a large, round container for liquids or food. The wine is aged for almost a year in oak barrels. ...barrels of pickled fish. 2) N COUNT:… …   English dictionary

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