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threshing


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Thresh  \Thresh\,  v.  t.  &  i.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Threshed};  p.  pr  & 
  vb  n.  {Threshing}.] 
  Same  as  {Thrash}. 
 
  He  would  thresh,  and  thereto  dike  and  delve.  --Chaucer. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  threshing 
  n  :  the  separation  of  grain  or  seeds  from  the  husks  and  straw; 
  "they  used  to  do  the  threshing  by  hand  but  now  there  are 
  machines  to  do  it" 
 
  From  Easton's  1897  Bible  Dictionary  [easton]: 
 
  Threshing 
  See  {AGRICULTURE}. 
 




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