silo: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (sī'lō), [key]
— n., pl. v., -los, -loed, -lo•ing.
- a structure, typically cylindrical, in which fodder or forage is kept.
- a pit or underground space for storing grain, green feeds, etc.
- an underground installation constructed of concrete and steel, designed to house a ballistic missile and the equipment for firing it.
- to put into or preserve in a silo.
- silo (Thesaurus)