bank barn

noun

Definition of bank barn

: a two-story barn, typical of northern and central parts of North America, built into a slope of earth that provides an outside entrance into the second story on one side, the lower story being enterable from the other side

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“Bank barn.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bank%20barn. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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