grain elevator

noun
elevator ( def 4 ).

Origin:
1850–55

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grain elevator
 
n
a machine for raising grain to a higher level, esp one having an endless belt fitted with scoops

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Example sentences
Employees were dismantling grain spouts at a grain elevator.
It is primarily an agricultural community with a train connection and a grain
  elevator.
The little traffic it has comes from trucks on their way to and from the grain
  elevator on the edge of town.
She was doing better than her father, who earned ten cents an hour working at a
  nearby grain elevator.
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