American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1

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Author: Noah Webster

Bung

BUNG, n.

1. The stopple of the orifice in the bilge of a cask.

2. The hole or orifice in the bilge of a cast.

BUNG, v.t. To stop the orifice in the bilge of a cask with a bung; to close up.

BUNG’-HOLE, n. [bung and hole.] The hole or orifice in the bilge of a cask.

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Chicago: Noah Webster Jr., "Bung," American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1 in An American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1 (New York: S. Converse, 1828), Original Sources, accessed March 27, 2023, http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=L21MCMAKNVWRRMG.

MLA: Webster, Noah, Jr. "Bung." American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1, in An American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1, New York, S. Converse, 1828, Original Sources. 27 Mar. 2023. http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=L21MCMAKNVWRRMG.

Harvard: Webster, N, 'Bung' in American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1. cited in 1828, An American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1, S. Converse, New York. Original Sources, retrieved 27 March 2023, from http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=L21MCMAKNVWRRMG.