See ullage.

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  • ullaged — adjective Etymology: ullage + ed : short of the full measure of its contents an ullaged cask …   Useful english dictionary

  • ullaged — adjective Describing a container possessing a significant amount of ullage (empty space). Benjamin Wallace, The Billionaires Vinegar, page 202 …   Wiktionary

  • ullaged — ul·laged …   English syllables

  • ullage — ullaged, adj. /ul ij/, n. 1. the amount by which the contents fall short of filling a container, as a cask or bottle. 2. the quantity of wine, liquor, or the like, remaining in a container that has lost part of its contents by evaporation,… …   Universalium

  • ullage — /ˈʌlɪdʒ/ (say ulij) noun 1. the amount by which the contents of a container, tank, ship, etc., fall short of filling it. 2. the loss of wine or the like from its container by reason of leakage or evaporation. 3. Aeronautics the volume of a full… …  

  • ullage —   n. lack; deficiency; amount by which a quantity, especially of liquor, is short of full measure; dregs.    ♦ ullaged, a. not full measure …   Dictionary of difficult words

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