power mower

noun

Definition of power mower

: a motor-driven lawn mower

Examples of power mower in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web And the city even sends out a power mower once a week to cut our grass. Scott Harrison, Los Angeles Times, "In Inglewood, antiaircraft guns next to a drive-in theater," 18 Sep. 2019 Three years ago Courier Journal reported that city mowing crews were ignoring the city's own recommendation that residents delay mowing with gasoline powers mowers during air pollution alters. James Bruggers, The Courier-Journal, "Once embarrassed for mowing during dirty air days, Louisville changes course," 9 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of power mower

1940, in the meaning defined above

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“Power mower.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/power%20mower. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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