Definitions for "Tun"
Keywords:  cask, gallons, bottle, ton, barrel
A large cask; an oblong vessel bulging in the middle, like a pipe or puncheon, and girt with hoops; a wine cask.
A certain measure for liquids, as for wine, equal to two pipes, four hogsheads, or 252 gallons. In different countries, the tun differs in quantity.
A weight of 2,240 pounds. See Ton.
The vessel that you mash in. I use a Rubbermaid cooler, the kind football teams dump over the coaches head.
Any large vessels used in brewing.
A mash tun is a vessel in which malt and warm water are heated; a lauter tun is a vessel with a perforated bottom that allows the wort to drain. The spent grain left behind is sometimes used as animal feed.
Keywords:  uinals, toon, maya, kins, calendar
TOON period of one year of 360 days or 18 uinals, used in the Long Count - see Calendar
A Maya year = 18 Uinals or 360 Kins(days).
A drunkard; -- so called humorously, or in contempt.
Any shell belonging to Dolium and allied genera; -- called also tun-shell.
Keywords:  vat, fermenting
A fermenting vat.
A period of approximately one year. In actuality, 360 days.