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Bin vs. Silo

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Binnoun

A box, frame, crib, or enclosed place, used as a storage container.

‘a corn bin;’; ‘a wine bin;’; ‘a coal bin’;

Silonoun

(agriculture) A vertical building, usually cylindrical, used for the storage of grain.

Binnoun

A container for rubbish or waste.

‘a rubbish bin;’; ‘a wastepaper bin;’; ‘an ashes bin’;

Silonoun

(military) An underground bunker used to hold missiles which may be launched.

Binnoun

(statistics) Any of the discrete intervals in a histogram, etc

Silonoun

An organizational unit that has poor interaction with other units, negatively affecting overall performance.

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Binnoun

(in Arabic names) son of; equivalent to Hebrew tr=ben.

Silonoun

A structure in the information system that is poorly networked with other structures, with data exchange hampered.

‘Our networking is organized in silos, and employees lose time manually transferring data.’;

Binnoun

form of A short form|binary

Silonoun

A self-enclosed group of like-minded individuals.

Binverb

To dispose of (something) by putting it into a bin, or as if putting it into a bin.

Siloverb

(transitive) To store in a silo.

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Binverb

To throw away, reject, give up.

Silonoun

A pit or vat for packing away green fodder for winter use so as to exclude air and outside moisture. See Ensilage.

Binverb

(statistics) To convert continuous data into discrete groups.

Silonoun

a cylindrical tower used for storing silage

Binverb

(transitive) To place into a bin for storage.

‘to bin wine’;

Silonoun

military installation consisting of an underground structure where ballistic missiles can be stored and fired

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Binverb

alternative form of been

Silo

A silo (from the Greek σιρός – siros, ) is a structure for storing bulk materials. Silos are used in agriculture to store grain (see grain elevators) or fermented feed known as silage.

‘pit for holding grain’;

Binnoun

A box, frame, crib, or inclosed place, used as a receptacle for any commodity; as, a corn bin; a wine bin; a coal bin.

Binverb

To put into a bin; as, to bin wine.

Bin

An old form of Be and Been.

Binnoun

a container; usually has a lid

Binnoun

the quantity contained in a bin

Binnoun

an identification number consisting of a two-part code assigned to banks and savings associations; the first part shows the location and the second identifies the bank itself

Binverb

store in bins

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