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silonoun [C]

uk   /ˈsaɪ.ləʊ/  us   /-loʊ/ (plural silos)
a ​large, round ​tower on a ​farm for ​storinggrain or ​winterfood for cattle a ​largeundergroundplace for ​storing and firing missiles (= ​flyingweapons)
(Definition of silo from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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silonoun [C]

 us   /ˈsɑɪ·loʊ/ (plural silos)
a ​largestructure, usually ​cylindrical, used for ​storinggrain or ​winterfood for ​farmanimals A silo is also an ​undergroundstructure for ​storing and ​firing missiles (= ​flyingweapons).
(Definition of silo from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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