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col·ter

 (kōl′tər)
n.
Variant of coulter.

colter

(ˈkəʊltə)
n
(Agriculture) a variant spelling (esp US) of coulter

col•ter

(ˈkoʊl tər)

n.
a sharp blade or wheel attached to the beam of a plow, used to cut the ground in advance of the plowshare.
[1300–50; Middle English, Old English culter < Latin: knife, plowshare]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.colter - a sharp steel wedge that precedes the plow and cuts vertically through the soilcolter - a sharp steel wedge that precedes the plow and cuts vertically through the soil
moldboard plow, mouldboard plough - plow that has a moldboard
wedge - something solid that is usable as an inclined plane (shaped like a V) that can be pushed between two things to separate them
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