ensilage

[ en-suh-lij ]
/ ˈɛn sə lɪdʒ /

noun

the preservation of green fodder in a silo or pit.
fodder preserved.

verb (used with object), en·si·laged, en·si·lag·ing.

QUIZZES

GEE WHILLIKERS! WAIT TILL YOU SEE THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ!

Do you remember all the words from last week, September 21–27, 2020? Then this quiz should be butyraceous.
Question 1 of 7
What does “yare” mean?

Origin of ensilage

From French, dating back to 1875–80; see origin at ensile, -age
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for ensilage

British Dictionary definitions for ensilage

ensilage
/ (ˈɛnsɪlɪdʒ) /

noun

the process of ensiling green fodder
a less common name for silage
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012