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hay

dried green grass (meadow hay) or cereal crop (wheat, oats or barley hay) or legume crop (lucerne, alfalfa) used as feed for housed animals in the winter time and for supplementary feeding of pastured animals when there is need.

hay itch
see glycyphagusdestructor.
hay net
a wide-mesh string net to be filled, and hung in a loose box, to provide day-long nibbling for a confined horse.
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Yes, Merlin Entertainment, the firm which owns most of the country's top theme parks (Legoland, Alton Towers etc), may have to make hay while the sun shines.
And Neil's research has certainly confirmed the old adage of make hay while the sun shines, which has become part of the English language.
We were able to make hay while the sun shines,' he said.