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English definition of “jigger”

jigger

noun [C]     /ˈdʒɪɡ.ər/ US  // US
a small, round metal container used for measuring strong alcoholic drinks, or the amount of alcohol that this container holdsAlcohol - general words
(Definition of jigger noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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