drylot

noun

dry·​lot ˈdrī-ˌlät How to pronounce drylot (audio)
: an enclosure of limited size usually bare of vegetation and used for fattening livestock

Word History

First Known Use

1924, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of drylot was in 1924

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Cite this Entry

“Drylot.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/drylot. Accessed 18 Jun. 2024.

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