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root cellar

A structure, either partially or wholly below ground level, that is used to store root crops, such as potatoes and beets, at a cool temperature; also see potato barn.
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The root cellar was constructed four feet deep into the ground.
We are a small, tight-knit family business and our continued success is extremely dependent on partnering with our local community,” says co-owner of Root Cellar Catering Co., Marie Brawn.
Store in any cool, dark, dry place with adequate air circulation, such as a garage, root cellar, or dry basement.
Root Cellar Preserves are available in 11 varieties: Sweet Bread and Butter Pickle Chips, Sweet and Spicy Pickle Mix, Crispy Dill Pickles, Corn Relish, Corn Salsa, Harvard Beets, Sweet Apple Cinnamon Pickles, Sweet Pickle Mix, Crispy Dill Hamburger Chips, Spicy Dill Pickle Mix and Zesty and Sweet Pickle Chips.
From the nighttime dash to the river and the untimely birth of her baby sister, to the months spent living in the remains of their root cellar, Skye's story proves to be an engrossing, if horrifying, read.
Root Cellar Construction - For the pioneers, a root cellar was an essential part of every homestead.
Apparently, at one point, Ethan and Josh even went down into the supposedly-haunted root cellar to badger the undead.
My goodness, Martha, grab the kids and run for the root cellar! They're coming!
8, the bitter housewife rebels against the God-bless-us-every-one kindheartedness of her husband, who has adopted so many waifs that much of the family has to sleep in the root cellar. When she runs off to commit suicide by jumping off London Bridge, Mrs.
They planned to live there only a year, but soon Kenyon said she'd "chain herself in the root cellar rather than leave." She sent down a spiritual taproot and drew from that soil beauty, suffering, and compassion.
The small step that begins a world of magical discoveries about the nature of reality, its attendant challenges and the need to overcome human fear in the face of the unfamiliar before life-enabling sense comes, is taken when Sayuri goes into the root cellar of a rural house on the Alberta prairies.
In her poem to a root cellar (selected from House, Bridge, Fountain, Gate) "parsnips, those rabbis / have braided their beards together / to examine the text.