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Barrack

Bar´rack
n.1.
1.(Mil.) A building for soldiers, especially when in garrison. Commonly in the pl., originally meaning temporary huts, but now usually applied to a permanent structure or set of buildings.
He lodged in a miserable hut or barrack, composed of dry branches and thatched with straw.
- Gibbon.
2.A movable roof sliding on four posts, to cover hay, straw, etc.
v. t.1.To supply with barracks; to establish in barracks; as, to barrack troops.
v. i.1.To live or lodge in barracks.
Noun1.Barrackbarrack - a building used to house military personnel
Verb1.barrack - lodge in barracks
2.barrack - urge on or encourage especially by shouts; "The crowd cheered the demonstrating strikers"
3.barrack - laugh at with contempt and derision; "The crowd jeered at the speaker"
Synonyms: jeer, scoff, flout, gibe

BARRACK. By this term, as used in Pennsylvania, is understood an erection of upright posts supporting a sliding roof, usually of thatch. 5 Whart. R. 429.

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