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A structure for storing and drying ears of corn.
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(Agriculture) chiefly US and Canadian a ventilated building for the storage of unhusked maize
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a ventilated structure for the storage of corn ears.
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A small building intended for storing ears of corn. The walls were of wooden slats separated from each other enough to allow good air circulation for drying the corn, but not enough for the ears to fall out of the crib.
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