pipkin definition by Webster's New World
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- a small earthenware pot
- Dialectal piggin
Origin: uncertain or unknown; perhaps diminutive of pipe,
pipkin definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A small earthenware or metal cooking pot.
Origin: Possibly pip(e), cask + -kin.