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kier


kier


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Kier  \Kier\,  n.  [Icel.  ker  a  tub.]  (Bleaching) 
  A  large  tub  or  vat  in  which  goods  are  subjected  to  the  action 
  of  hot  lye  or  bleaching  liquor;  --  also  called  {keeve}.