Thrashing floor
Thrashing Thrash"ing, a. & n. from {Thrash}, v. [1913 Webster]

{Thrashing floor}, {Threshing-floor}, or {Threshing floor}, a floor or area on which grain is beaten out.

{Thrashing machine}, a machine for separating grain from the straw. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • thrashing-floor — thrashˈing floor, thrashˈing machine, thrashˈing mill noun same as ↑threshing floor, etc under ↑thresh1 • • • Main Entry: ↑thrash …   Useful english dictionary

  • Thrashing — Thrash ing, a. & n. from {Thrash}, v. [1913 Webster] {Thrashing floor}, {Threshing floor}, or {Threshing floor}, a floor or area on which grain is beaten out. {Thrashing machine}, a machine for separating grain from the straw. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Thrashing machine — Thrashing Thrash ing, a. & n. from {Thrash}, v. [1913 Webster] {Thrashing floor}, {Threshing floor}, or {Threshing floor}, a floor or area on which grain is beaten out. {Thrashing machine}, a machine for separating grain from the straw. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • thrashing-machine — thrashˈing floor, thrashˈing machine, thrashˈing mill noun same as ↑threshing floor, etc under ↑thresh1 • • • Main Entry: ↑thrash …   Useful english dictionary

  • thrashing-mill — thrashˈing floor, thrashˈing machine, thrashˈing mill noun same as ↑threshing floor, etc under ↑thresh1 • • • Main Entry: ↑thrash …   Useful english dictionary

  • Threshing floor — Thrashing Thrash ing, a. & n. from {Thrash}, v. [1913 Webster] {Thrashing floor}, {Threshing floor}, or {Threshing floor}, a floor or area on which grain is beaten out. {Thrashing machine}, a machine for separating grain from the straw. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Threshing-floor — Thrashing Thrash ing, a. & n. from {Thrash}, v. [1913 Webster] {Thrashing floor}, {Threshing floor}, or {Threshing floor}, a floor or area on which grain is beaten out. {Thrashing machine}, a machine for separating grain from the straw. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Farmers' movements in India — The farmers in India had to undergo great struggle in all the states to stop exploitation by the Jagirdars and Zamindars. Some of the movements were successful, but others failed. The farmer movements in 1907 under the leadership of Sardar Ajit… …   Wikipedia

  • Nachon — was the name of the owner of a thrashing floor, which was nearby to the place where Uzzah was slain. 2 Samuel 6:6 1 Chronicles 13:9 It is called Kidon s (or Chidon s in some versions) thrashing floor Nachon means prepared References Easton s… …   Wikipedia

  • Cornfloor — Corn floor (k[^o]rn fl[=o]r ), n. A thrashing floor. Hos. ix. 1. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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