from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In the East, a subterranean repository for wheat.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A subterranean repository for wheat.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun An underground storage place for grain.


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  • Merriam-Webster gives the etymology of mattamore as

    French matamore, from Arabic maṭmūrah something buried or hidden.

    January 6, 2012