1. A support having handles, and with or without a wheel, on which heavy or bulky things can be transported by hand. See Handbarrow, and Wheelbarrow.
2. Salt Works A wicker case, in which salt is put to drain.
Bar·row n. A hog, esp. a male hog castrated.
1. A large mound of earth or stones over the remains of the dead; a tumulus.
2. Mining A heap of rubbish, attle, etc.
n 1: the quantity that a barrow will hold [syn: barrowful]
2: (archeology) a heap of earth placed over prehistoric tombs
[syn: burial mound, grave mound, tumulus]
3: a cart for carrying small loads; has handles and one or more
wheels [syn: garden cart, lawn cart, wheelbarrow]