Definition of Demijohns

1. Noun. (plural of demijohn) ¹



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Definition of Demijohns

1. demijohn [n] - See also: demijohn

Lexicographical Neighbors of Demijohns

demigauntlet
demigauntlet bandage
demiglace
demiglaces
demiglaze
demigod
demigoddess
demigoddesses
demigodhood
demigods
demigorge
demigorges
demigration
demigrations
demijohn
demijohns (current term)
demilance
demilancer
demilancers
demilances
demilitarisation
demilitarisations
demilitarise
demilitarised
demilitarises
demilitarising
demilitarization
demilitarizations
demilitarize
demilitarized

Literary usage of Demijohns

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Latin-American Year Book for Investors and Merchants for 1918- (1920)
"Absinthe—in barrels or demijohns not exceeding 68° per litre, $.29; Anise—seed brandy-cognac, rum and others, in barrels or demijohns not exceeding 50° per ..."

2. Year Book by Charleston (S.C.) (1901)
"Whiskey, two gallon demijohns 1 " one gallon demijohns 2 quart bottles 12 half pint bottles 49 Wine, one gallon jugs 1 " quart bottles 1 SHIPPED NOVEMBER ..."

3. Gum-elastic and Its Varieties: With a Detailed Account of Its Applications by Charles Goodyear (1853)
"Covered demijohns. Wash-boards. Sieves. Screens. Tunnels. Bellows. Ice-water tanks. Wood carriers. Muff bags. Muff boxes. Door mats. Table mats. ..."

4. Cases Argued and Determined in the Circuit Courts of the United States for by William Burnham Woods (1883)
"That the statute does not include four-gallon demijohns under the term bottles is clear; because if not impossible, it would be exceedingly inconvenient and ..."

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