Tap"pit hen` (?).

1.

A hen having a tuft of feathers on her head.

[Scot.]

Jamieson.

2.

A measuring pot holding one quart (according to some, three quarts); -- so called from a knob on the lid, though to resemble a crested hen.

[Scot.]

Jamieson.

 

© Webster 1913.

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