haylage

[hey-lij]
noun
silage of about 40 to 50 percent moisture made from forage stored in a silo.

Origin:
1955–60; hay + (si)lage

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haylage (ˈheɪˌlɪdʒ)
 
n
silage made from partially dried grass
 
[C20: from hay1 + (si)lage]

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Example sentences
Haylage and whole plant corn silage must have been ensiled and show signs of
  fermentation.
Haylage and silage should be harvested at the proper moisture content.
The whole plant harvest of winter barley can be used as silage or haylage.
Dairy producers took advantage of the good weather to harvest haylage.
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