threshing machine


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thresh·ing machine

(thrĕsh′ĭng)
n.
A farm machine used for separating grain or seeds from straw.

threshing machine

n
(Agriculture) a machine for threshing crops

thresh′ing machine`


n.
a machine for removing grains and seeds from straw and chaff.
[1765–75]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.threshing machine - a farm machine for separating seeds or grain from the husks and strawthreshing machine - a farm machine for separating seeds or grain from the husks and straw
farm machine - a machine used in farming
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threshing machine

threshing machine

[ˈθrɛʃɪŋməˌʃiːn] ntrebbiatrice f, trebbia
References in classic literature ?
Harling, he waved his hand to me and jumped head-first right into the threshing machine after the wheat.
His right arm, from the elbow down, looked as though it had gone through a threshing machine, what of the ravage wrought by claws and fangs.
There is not a modern plow in the islands or a threshing machine.
The dried plants are being unloaded from the horse-drawn wagon at right and fed into the Case threshing machine to separate the stalks from the beans.
Linares, who has lost only three times in his long, 46-fight career, is unbeaten since walking into a threshing machine called Sergio Thompson in 2012.
As the theme for this year's show was "Traditional Grain Harvesting", the club brought along a rare barn threshing machine manufactured in 1850 by Aberystwyth's M Ellis & Son.
Wheat was planted using a McCormick grain drill, harvested with a McCormick reaper, threshed by a traveling threshing machine, and stored in bins in the granary until sold.
He had learned from his father how to build and operate a grain threshing machine which would be called "disruptive technology" today.
He had purchased a Case steam engine and threshing machine.
It was there, on the shores of the Root River, that founder Jerome Increase Case established the Racine Threshing Machine Works to produce a revolutionary machine to speed up the separation of grain after harvest.
Sweden s first mechanical loom was also built here, as was the first locomotive, the first threshing machine and the first tractor to have an internal combustion engine.