\\ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷\ noun
Etymology: fore- + bay
1. : a reservoir or canal from which water is immediately taken to run a waterwheel, turbine, or other equipment; broadly : the discharging end of a pond or millrace
2. : the overhanging front of the upper story of a Pennsylvania Dutch barn

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