hay stack

haystack

[hey-stak]
noun
a stack of hay with a conical or ridged top, built up in the mowed field so as to prevent the accumulation of moisture and promote drying.
Also, especially British, hayrick.


Origin:
1425–75; late Middle English. See hay, stack

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haystack or hayrick (ˈheɪˌstæk, ˈheɪˌrɪk)
 
n
a large pile of hay, esp one built in the open air and covered with thatch
 
hayrick or hayrick
 
n

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