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corncrib

[kawrn-krib] /ˈkɔrnˌkrɪb/
noun
1.
a ventilated structure for the storage of unhusked corn.
Origin
1675-1685
1675-85; corn1 + crib
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Examples from the web for corncrib
  • The property also contains an historic outbuilding, once used as a corncrib.
  • Nineteenth century outbuildings on the property are a two-story frame barn and corncrib.
  • The barn is adjoined by a drive-through corncrib and a cinder block milking parlor with concrete silos.
  • The two historic outbuildings, ie the smoke house and the corncrib, date from the mid-nineteenth century.
  • Located between the house and the mill is a garage that once served as a corncrib.
British Dictionary definitions for corncrib

corncrib

/ˈkɔːnˌkrɪb/
noun
1.
(mainly US & Canadian) a ventilated building for the storage of unhusked maize
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