The washing is done in a vat, kept for that especial purpose.
Put a board under and over the vat, and place it in the press: in two hours turn it out, and put in a fresh cheesecloth.
Set it near the fire till the curd comes; fill a vat made in the form of a brick, of wheat straw or rushes sewed together.
"Molly's smoking at the gate like a brewer's vat, father," said Pete.
The recently-made prisoner was compelled to assist his Colonel from the vat.
I gave the paker ten dollars the week after and dold him vat I had done.'
Her feet were carrying her into the boiling center of a vat of bodies.
But it's understood that just the second you come out of the vat, I go right in.
Shadow lifted his feet out of the vat, stood up and vanished.
With purpose, he aroused himself and ploughed to the edge of the vat.