hayrack

[hey-rak]
noun
  1. a rack for holding hay for feeding horses or cattle.
  2. a rack or framework mounted on a wagon, for use in carrying hay, straw, or the like.
  3. the wagon and rack together.

Origin of hayrack

First recorded in 1815–25; hay + rack1
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British Dictionary definitions for hayrack

hayrack

noun
  1. a rack for holding hay for feeding to animals
  2. a rack fixed to a cart or wagon to increase the quantity of hay or straw that it can carry
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