grange

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noun \ˈgrānj\

Definition of grange

  1. 1 archaic :  granary, barn

  2. 2 :  farm; especially :  a farmhouse with outbuildings

  3. 3 capitalized :  one of the lodges of a national fraternal association originally made up of farmers; also :  the association itself

Examples of grange in a sentence

  1. asked the community's farmers to meet at the Howard family grange to help raise a new barn

Origin and Etymology of grange

Middle English, from Anglo-French, from Medieval Latin granica, from Latin granum grain


First Known Use: 14th century



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