mouldboard

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mouldboard

(ˈməʊldˌbɔːd) or

moldboard

n
(Agriculture) the curved blade of a plough, which turns over the furrow
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Noun1.mouldboard - wedge formed by the curved part of a steel plow blade that turns the furrowmouldboard - wedge formed by the curved part of a steel plow blade that turns the furrow
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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Examples of draft-animal-powered or mechanized work include ploughing (overturning with moldboards or chiseling with chisel shanks), rototilling, rolling with cult packers or other rollers, harrowing, and cultivating with cultivator shanks (teeth).
For example, one no-till tomato grower in Pennsylvania estimated he saved $70/acre by skipping moldboard plowing, three diskings, and two cultivations.
For example, based on the surface modification and topography reform by bionics, plow moldboards with reducing soil adhesion and plowing resistance function were developed, according to the working conditions of the tractor-drawn plow moldboard.