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The operation, long since obsolete, of ‘bulling’ or rinsing out a cask to prepare it for new contents. Before the invention of metal tanks, casks were the main means of carrying on board the necessary amount of victuals, fresh water, etc., for a voyage, and were thus an important part of any ship's equipment.

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