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pook

(pʊk)
n
(Agriculture) dialect Southwest English a haycock

Pook

 a heap, 1718; a roughly thrown up heap of hay; a tall stack of corn nine to ten feet high. See also cock, stack.
Examples: pook of barley; of corn; of hay, 1853; of oats, 1718; of turves, 1868; of wheat, 1722.
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