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threshing machine

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Agriculture
threshing machineˈthreshing maˌchine noun [countable]  TAa machine used for separating grains of corn, wheat etc from the rest of the plant
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threshing machineAs well as flour production, power was taken off to drive cider making equipment, a threshing machine and a saw mill.Chapel looked as if he'd fallen into a threshing machine.New inventions like the steam plow threshing machine, and reaper led to significant farm workforce reductions.On nearby Phantassie Farm, birthplace of the engineer John Rennie, a wind-powered threshing machine was introduced in 1799.
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