casket


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Gasket \Gas"ket\, n. [Cf. F. garcette, It. gaschetta, Sp. cajeta
   caburn, garceta reef point.]
   1. (Naut.) A line or band used to lash a furled sail
      securely. Sea gaskets are common lines; harbor gaskets
      are plaited and decorated lines or bands. Called also
      casket.
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   2. (Mech.)
      (a) The plaited hemp used for packing a piston, as of the
          steam engine and its pumps.
      (b) Any ring or washer of made of a compressible material,
          used to make joints impermeable to fluids.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Casket \Cas"ket\, n. (Naut.)
   A gasket. See Gasket.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Casket \Cas"ket\, v. t.
   To put into, or preserve in, a casket. [Poetic] "I have
   casketed my treasure." --Shak.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Casket \Cas"ket\, n. [Cf. F. casquet, dim. of casque belmet, fr.
   Sp. casco.]
   1. A small chest or box, esp. of rich material or ornamental
      character, as for jewels, etc.
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            The little casket bring me hither.    --Shak.
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   2. A kind of burial case. [U. S.]
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   3. Anything containing or intended to contain something
      highly esteemed; as:
      (a) The body. (--Shak.)
      (b) The tomb. (--Milton).
      (c) A book of selections. [poetic]
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                They found him dead . . . an empty casket.
                                                  --Shak.
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