The definitions in this section apply to this chapter.
"Department" means the Department of Agriculture.
"Warehouse operator" means the party, copartnership, association, or corporation engaged in the operation of a public terminal warehouse.
"Public terminal warehouse" means an elevator or warehouse designated as a terminal point in which grain not belonging to the warehouse operator is received for storage, whether for hire or without charge. The term includes warehouses where grain stored for different owners is mixed with the grain of other owners and where the identity of the different lots or parcels is not preserved and warehouses where grain other than that of the warehouse operator is stored in separate bins and its identity preserved.
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Revisor of Statutes