Dutch barn

UK / US noun [countable]
Word forms "Dutch barn":
singular Dutch barn plural Dutch barns
a farm building with a roof but no walls that is used for storing hay (= dried grass used for feeding animals)

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  • Dutch barn — is the name given to markedly different types of barns in the United States and Canada, and in the United Kingdom. In the United States, Dutch barns (a. k. a. New World Dutch barns) represent the oldest and rarest types of barns. There are… …   Wikipedia

  • Dutch barn — n a farm building with a curved roof on a frame that has no walls, used for storing ↑hay …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Dutch barn — noun count a farm building with a roof but no walls that is used for storing HAY (=dried grass used for feeding animals) …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • dutch barn — noun Usage: usually capitalized D : a roofed farm shelter closed in only on the weather side and often used for storing and curing hay or tobacco * * * Dutch barn noun A storage barn consisting of a roof on a steel framework • • • Main Entry:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dutch barn — noun Brit. a farm building comprising a curved roof set on an open frame, used to store hay …   English new terms dictionary

  • Dutch barn — noun (C) a farm building with a curved roof on a frame that has no walls, used for storing hay …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Dutch barn — /dʌtʃ ˈban/ (say duch bahn) noun British a steel framed building without walls and with a curved roof, often used for storing hay on farms …   Australian English dictionary

  • Middaugh-Stone House and Dutch Barn — U.S. National Register of Historic Places …   Wikipedia

  • Barn — This article is about the building. For other uses, see Barn (disambiguation). A barn in Pennsylvania, U.S. A barn is an agricultural building used for storage and as a covered workplace. It may sometimes be used to house livestock or to store… …   Wikipedia

  • Dutch — adj. & n. adj. 1 of, relating to, or associated with the Netherlands. 2 US sl. German. 3 S.Afr. of Dutch descent. 4 archaic of Germany including the Netherlands. n. 1 a the language of the Netherlands. b S.Afr. usu. derog. Afrikaans. 2 (prec. by… …   Useful english dictionary

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