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noun [countable]     backyard pronunciation in American English
/ˈbækˌjɑrd/
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singularbackyard
pluralbackyards
singularback yard
pluralback yards

or back yard     back yard pronunciation in American English

  1. 1
    American an area behind a house, usually with grass and plants. The British word is back garden

    vegetables grown in your own backyard

  2. 2
    British an area behind a house covered with a hard brick or stone surface
  3. 3
    South African the area behind a house, often used to construct a small simple building for people to live in

    I used to stay in Sakubva in a backyard shack.

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