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English Dictionary: runlet by the DICT Development Group
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From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Rundlet \Rund"let\, n. [Dim. of OF. rondele a little tun, fr.
      rond round. See {Round}, and cf. {Roundlet}, {Runlet}.]
      A small barrel of no certain dimensions. It may contain from
      3 to 20 gallons, but it usually holds about 14[frac12]
      gallons. [Written also {runlet}.]

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Runlet \Run"let\, n. [Run + -let.]
      A little run or stream; a streamlet; a brook.
  
               To trace out to its marshy source every runlet that has
               cast in its tiny pitcherful with the rest. --Lowell.

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Runlet \Run"let\, n.
      Same as {Rundlet}. [bd]A stoup of sack, or a runlet of
      canary.[b8] --Sir W. Scott.
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