threshing floor


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Noun1.threshing floor - a floor or ground area for threshing or treading out grainthreshing floor - a floor or ground area for threshing or treading out grain
area - a part of a structure having some specific characteristic or function; "the spacious cooking area provided plenty of room for servants"
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threshing floor

nDreschboden m, → Tenne f
References in classic literature ?
805-809) Look about you very carefully and throw out Demeter's holy grain upon the well-rolled (43) threshing floor on the seventh of the mid-month.
Because may be when they came she'd be hackling flax or threshing on the threshing floor, and they'd be ashamed to see her, and she'd laugh, or resent the present.
Tenders are invited for Sealed Tender Are Invited For Construction Of Covered Threshing Floor At Kherwa Block Of Farm
Maclear's southern terminal for the repeat of La Caille's work was the centre of the Transit instrument at the Royal Observatory and his northern terminal was a threshing floor that still exists and is marked by a plaque on a farm in the Piketberg.
Then I turn back to washing my hands of the chaff that flees off the threshed onto the threshing floor.
The study for The Threshing Floor, painted in 1898, is rated at pounds 3,000-pounds 5,000 at Bonham's auction in Harrogate on November 25.
The anticipated one would clear the threshing floor and gather the wheat into the barn, while consigning the chaff to the flames.
This expected one is cleansing the threshing floor and dividing the wheat from the chaff.
Wash and anoint yourself, put on your finest clothes, and go down to the threshing floor.
Three huts were found 6 m from the surface, originally part of more extensive settlement, next to an enclosed area which included a threshing floor, some covered structures and an animal pen made out of wattle and daub (FIGURE 1).
Boaz, overcome with weariness, by torchlight made his pallet on the threshing floor where all day he had worked, and now he slept among the bushels of threshed wheat.
The paper will try to demonsrtate how the night meeting of Ruth and Boaz at the threshing floor (Ruth 3) could have served as a kind of biblical example of pious, virtuous bundling.