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addaword.gifdefinition of haycation

noun
a vacation which is spent on a farm
Call it a farm stay or haycation, agritourism is increasingly important to small farmers competing with industrial agriculture and increasingly important to city dwellers seeking an escape and connection to a grounded way of life.
Submitted from United States on 28/05/2011 10:04:00
Definition of haycation from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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