Pronunciation: (keg), [key]
1. a small cask or barrel, usually holding from 5 to 10 gallons (19 to 38 liters).
2. a unit of weight, equal to 100 pounds (45 kilograms), used for nails.
3. Also,keg'ger.a keg party; beer bust.
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