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  • 1 Cultivator — Cul ti*va tor (k?l t? v? t?r), n. [Cf. F. cultivateur.] [1913 Webster] 1. One who cultivates; as, a cultivator of the soil; a cultivator of literature. Whewell. [1913 Webster] 2. An agricultural implement used in the tillage of growing crops, to… …

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  • 2 Cultivator — F210 Honda tiller 1949 Farmall C with C 254 A two row cultivator …

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  • 3 cultivator — /kul teuh vay teuhr/, n. 1. a person or thing that cultivates. 2. an implement drawn between rows of growing plants to loosen the earth and destroy weeds. [1655 65; CULTIVATE + OR2] * * * ▪ farm machine  farm implement or machine designed to stir …

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  • 4 The king's farmer — Farmer Farm er (f[aum]rm [ e]r), n. [Cf. F. fermier.] One who farms; as: (a) One who hires and cultivates a farm; a cultivator of leased ground; a tenant. Smart. (b) One who is devoted to the tillage of the soil; one who cultivates a farm; an… …

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  • 5 cultivator — noun Date: 1665 one that cultivates; especially an implement for loosening the soil while crops are growing …

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  • 6 cultivator — noun a) Any of several devices used to loosen or stir the soil, either to remove weeds or to provide aeration and drainage b) A person who cultivates ,German: , ,Korean: ,Russian: ,Indonesian: ,Korean: , Romanian: ,Russian …

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  • 7 cultivator — An implement that digs into the soil. It is used for breaking up land and ripping out weeds …

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  • 8 Cultivator No. 6 — was the code name of a military trench digging machine developed by the British Royal Navy at the beginning of World War II. The machine was originally known as White Rabbit Number Six; this code name was never officially recognised, but it was… …

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  • 9 Kingdom of the Isles — Location of the Kingdom of Mann and the Isles in the twelfth century The Kingdom of the Isles comprised the Hebrides, the islands of the Firth of Clyde and the Isle of Man from the 9th to the 13th centuries AD. The islands were known to the Norse …

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  • 10 Agriculture in the United Kingdom — A combine harvester in Scotland Agriculture in the United Kingdom uses around 71% of the country s land area and contributes about 0.6% of its gross value added. The UK produces less than 60% of the food it eats and the industry s share of the… …

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  • 11 sweep cultivator — noun : a cultivator using sweeps to till the soil …

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  • 12 lister cultivator — noun Etymology: lister (II) : a cultivator usually having blades designed to throw soil toward the roots of a crop, two heavy furrow balance wheels and two wheels to hold the machine on the ridges …

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  • 13 Fallow-ground —    The expression, Break up your fallow ground (Hos. 10:12; Jer. 4:3) means, Do not sow your seed among thorns , i.e., break off all your evil habits; clear your hearts of weeds, in order that they may be prepared for the seed of righteousness.… …

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  • 14 zamindar — /zeuh meen dahr /, n. 1. (in British India) a landlord required to pay a land tax to the government. 2. (in Mogul India) a collector of farm revenue, who paid a fixed sum on the district assigned to him. Also, zemindar. [1675 85; < Hindi < Pers… …

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  • 15 Ryot — Ry ot (r[imac] [o^]t), n. [Ar. & Hind. ra iyat, the same word as ra iyah, a subject, tenant, peasant. See {Rayah}.] A peasant or cultivator of the soil. [India] [1913 Webster] The Indian ryot and the Egyptian fellah work for less pay than any… …

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  • 16 Fellah — Fel lah, n.; pl. Ar. {Fellahin}, E. {Fellahs}. [Ar.] A peasant or cultivator of the soil among the Egyptians, Syrians, etc. W. M. Thomson. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 17 Fellahin — Fellah Fel lah, n.; pl. Ar. {Fellahin}, E. {Fellahs}. [Ar.] A peasant or cultivator of the soil among the Egyptians, Syrians, etc. W. M. Thomson. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 18 Fellahs — Fellah Fel lah, n.; pl. Ar. {Fellahin}, E. {Fellahs}. [Ar.] A peasant or cultivator of the soil among the Egyptians, Syrians, etc. W. M. Thomson. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 19 agriculturist — n. Husbandman, farmer, tiller of the ground, cultivator of the soil, agriculturalist …

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  • 20 husbandman — n. Agriculturist, farmer, tiller of the ground, cultivator of the soil …

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