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

First Known Use of ensilage

1876, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for ensilage

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

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