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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 hay /ˈhe/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Hay n.
 1. A hedge. [Obs.]
 2. A net set around the haunt of an animal, especially of a rabbit.
 To dance the hay, to dance in a ring.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Hay, v. i. To lay snares for rabbits.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Hay, n.  Grass cut and cured for fodder.
    Make hay while the sun shines.   --Camden.
    Hay may be dried too much as well as too little.   --C. L. Flint.
 Hay cap, a canvas covering for a haycock.
 Hay fever Med., nasal catarrh accompanied with fever, and sometimes with paroxysms of dyspnœa, to which some persons are subject in the spring and summer seasons.  It has been attributed to the effluvium from hay, and to the pollen of certain plants.  It is also called hay asthma, hay cold, rose cold, and rose fever.
 Hay knife, a sharp instrument used in cutting hay out of a stack or mow.
 Hay press, a press for baling loose hay.
 Hay tea, the juice of hay extracted by boiling, used as food for cattle, etc.
 Hay tedder, a machine for spreading and turning new-mown hay. See Tedder.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Hay, v. i. To cut and cure grass for hay.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : grass mowed and cured for use as fodder

From: Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary

    properly so called, was not in use among the Hebrews; straw was
    used instead. They cut the grass green as it was needed. The
    word rendered "hay" in Prov. 27:25 means the first shoots of the
    grass. In Isa. 15:6 the Revised Version has correctly "grass,"
    where the Authorized Version has "hay."