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granary

noun gra·na·ry \ˈgrā-nə-rē, ˈgra-\

: a building in which grain is stored

plural gra·na·ries

Full Definition of GRANARY

1
a :  a storehouse for threshed grain
b :  a region producing grain in abundance
2
:  a chief source or storehouse

Origin of GRANARY

Latin granarium, from granum grain
First Known Use: 1570

Other Agriculture/Gardening Terms

fallow, graft, heirloom, loam, potash, soilage, swath, tilth, windfall

Rhymes with GRANARY

GRANARIES Defined for Kids

granary

noun gra·na·ry \ˈgrā-nə-rē, ˈgra-\
plural gra·na·ries

Definition of GRANARY for Kids

:  a building in which grain is stored

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