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anker


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Anker  \An"ker\,  n.  [D.  anker:  cf  LL  anceria  ancheria.] 
  A  liquid  measure  in  various  countries  of  Europe.  The  Dutch 
  anker,  formerly  also  used  in  England,  contained  about  10  of 
  the  old  wine  gallons,  or  81/2  imperial  gallons. 




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