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silage

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noun si·lage \ˈsī-lij\

Simple Definition of silage

  • : food for farm animals that is stored inside a silo

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of silage

  1. :  fodder converted into succulent feed for livestock through processes of anaerobic acid fermentation (as in a silo)

Origin and Etymology of silage

short for ensilage


First Known Use: 1884

Rhymes with silage


SILAGE Defined for Kids

silage

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noun si·lage \ˈsī-lij\

Definition of silage for Students

  1. :  fodder fermented (as in a silo) to produce a juicy feed for livestock




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