drylot
noun Date: 1924 an enclosure of limited size usually bare of vegetation and used for fattening livestock

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • drylot — ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ noun : an enclosure of limited size that is usually bare of all vegetation and is used for feeding and fattening livestock …   Useful english dictionary

  • dry|lot — «DRY LOT», adjective. of or having to do with an enclosed area in which cattle are fed without grazing, often by mechanized delivery of feed: »drylot dairying. Combined drylot feeding and grain pasture grazing proved better for fattening steers… …   Useful english dictionary

  • grass-fat — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ adjective of livestock : fattened only on pasture : not finished in a drylot or with supplementary feeding …   Useful english dictionary

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