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silo

noun [C] uk   /ˈsaɪ.ləʊ/ us    /-loʊ/ (plural silos)
a large, round tower on a farm for storing grain or winter food for cattleBuildings for storing things a large underground place for storing and firing missiles (= flying weapons)Bombs and missiles
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