Definition of haybox in English:

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haybox

Pronunciation: /ˈhāˌbäks/

noun

historical
A box stuffed with hay in which heated food was left to continue cooking.
Example sentences
  • After five minutes you place the rice inside the haybox and half an hour later it will be done.
  • Left-over turkey and ham never taste so good as in this stew, particularly when it is eaten out of a haybox while following the hunt on a cold winter's day.
  • The simple haybox and the more elaborate hotbox are fireless cookers.

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Syllabification: hay·box

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