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English definition of “tankard”

tankard

noun [C]     /ˈtæŋ.kəd/ US  /-kɚd/
a large usually drinking cup, usually made of metal, with sloping sides, a handle, and sometimes a lid, mainly used for drinking beerBeer and ciderDishes, bowls, cups and glasses
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