Sheaved
Sheaved \Sheaved\, a. Made of straw. [Obs.] --Shak. [1913 Webster]

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  • sheaved — ˈshivd, ˈshēvd adjective : having a specified number or kind of sheaves a double sheaved pulley block a thin sheaved block …   Useful english dictionary

  • sheaved — adjective Made into a sheaf …   Wiktionary

  • Ted — Ted, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Tedded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Tedding}.] [Prob. fr. Icel. te?ja to spread manure, fr. ta? manure; akin to MHG. zetten to scatter, spread. [root]58. Cf. {Teathe}.] To spread, or turn from the swath, and scatter for drying, as …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tedded — Ted Ted, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Tedded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Tedding}.] [Prob. fr. Icel. te?ja to spread manure, fr. ta? manure; akin to MHG. zetten to scatter, spread. [root]58. Cf. {Teathe}.] To spread, or turn from the swath, and scatter for drying …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tedding — Ted Ted, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Tedded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Tedding}.] [Prob. fr. Icel. te?ja to spread manure, fr. ta? manure; akin to MHG. zetten to scatter, spread. [root]58. Cf. {Teathe}.] To spread, or turn from the swath, and scatter for drying …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sheave — I. noun Etymology: Middle English sheve; akin to Old High German scība disk Date: 14th century a grooved wheel or pulley (as of a pulley block) II. transitive verb (sheaved; sheaving) Etymology: sheaf Date: 1598 to gather and bind into a sheaf …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Wheat — This article is about the plant. For other uses, see Wheat (disambiguation). Wheat Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae (unranke …   Wikipedia

  • sheave — sheave1 /sheev/, v.t., sheaved, sheaving. to gather, collect, or bind into a sheaf or sheaves. [1570 80; deriv. of SHEAF] sheave2 /shiv, sheev/, n. 1. a pulley for hoisting or hauling, having a grooved rim for retaining a wire rope. 2. a wheel… …   Universalium

  • sheave — I [[t]ʃiv[/t]] v. t. sheaved, sheav•ing agr. to gather, collect, or bind into a sheaf or sheaves • Etymology: 1570–80; der. of sheaf II sheave [[t]ʃɪv, ʃiv[/t]] n. 1) mac a pulley for hoisting or hauling, having a grooved rim for retaining a rope …   From formal English to slang

  • sheave — I. /ʃiv/ (say sheev) verb (t) (sheaved, sheaving) to gather, collect, or bind into a sheaf or sheaves. {from sheaf} II. /ʃiv/ (say sheev) noun 1. a grooved wheel forming a pulley. 2. any of various other wheels or discs with a grooved rim.… …   Australian English dictionary

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