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kaleyard

[keyl-yahrd] /ˈkeɪlˌyɑrd/
noun, Scot.
1.
a kitchen garden.
Also, kailyard.
Origin
1715-1725
1715-25; kale + yard2
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kaleyard

/ˈkeɪlˌjɑːd; Scottish -ˌjard/
noun
1.
(Scot) a vegetable garden
Word Origin
C19: literally: cabbage garden
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