ensilage

noun en·si·lage \ ˈen(t)-s(ə-)lij , for sense 1 also in-ˈsī-lij \

Definition of ensilage

1 : the process of preserving fodder by ensiling
2 : silage

Origin and Etymology of ensilage

French, from ensiler to ensile, from en- + silo silo, from Spanish


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