noun \ˈōst\

Definition of OAST

:  a usually conical kiln used for drying hops, malt, or tobacco —called also oast*house, \-ˌhas\

Origin of OAST

Middle English ost, from Old English āst; akin to Middle Dutch eest kiln, Latin aestus heat, aestas summer — more at edify
First Known Use: before 12th century

Other Agriculture/Gardening Terms

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

Rhymes with OAST


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