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  • n. A shed for pigs; a sty

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A shed for swine; a sty.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A shed or house for swine; a sty.


hog + cote ("building for domesticated animals"), from Old English cote, the feminine form of cot ("small house"). (Wiktionary)


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