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BARRACK. By this term, as used in Pennsylvania, is understood an erection of upright posts supporting a sliding roof, usually of thatch. 5 Whart. R. 429.

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The Israeli forces further knocked down six barracks for raising livestock and ordered the family to evacuate the other barracks in no more than a week's time.
But given the relatively small area involved it would not have been feasible or cost effective to retain the complete barracks for use by the RDF.
According to a report released by the General Accounting Office (GAO) in June, Military Housing: Opportunities That Should Be Explored to Improve Housing and Reduce Costs for Unmarried Junior Servicemembers, the services plan to spend approximately $6 billion over the next several years to eliminate existing barracks and the Navy has an additional plan to provide barracks for about 18,000 sailors living aboard ships even when in their home port.