chaff-cutter

chaff-cutter

n
(Agriculture) a machine used to chop up hay and straw to make it into chaff for feeding to cattle
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If the chaff-cutter had the making of us, we should all be straw, I reckon.
Surgeons at Kenyatta National Hospital have successfully reattached a 17-year-old boy's hand severed by a chaff-cutter.
EcORUM (CyHAN)- A man, who was working in a farm located in central Turkish province of Ecorum, lost his life dreadfully when he choked by chaff-cutter on Wednesday.
The incident took place in a farm located in Hasandey-i Village in yskilip district when Dursun Bozkurt (46), a worker in a farm, began screaming when his arm compressed by the chaff-cutter.
Upon the urgent help, requested by his friends, medics rushed at the scene and they determined that Bozkurt was killed by the chaff-cutter in a dreadful way.
Torri'r blaenau meddal, y twf ifanc, cyn iddo galedu, wedyn eu malu yn yr injan falu - y chaff-cutter.
Over the years it has also powered a saw bench, a machine that chopped swedes (rutabaga) for the pigs, a chaff-cutter and a corn crusher.
In between there was a chaff-cutter for making chaff of the hay, and a slicer for cutting up mangel-wurzels for the cow.
for compensating for unevenness of the ground; Devices for protecting human beings; Storing agricultural or horticultural produce; Hanging-up harvested fruit; Special adaptations of cutting machines for cutting hay, straw or fodder; Cutting apparatus of chaff-cutters.