Entry from US English dictionary
A quickly constructed building in which vertical poles are secured in the ground to serve as both the foundation and framework.
- This is Iowa, where they can build a pole building, put three thousand hogs in it, and call it a farm; where they can build a pole building, put a steeple on it, and call it a church.
- We had a metal pole building built on a slat we poured, and we bought a salvaged compressors and evaporators.
- Finally to the north, it's the white farmhouse and green pole building we park the tractors in.
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Syllabification: pole build·ing
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