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Recent Examples on the Web The New York facility that will take over production of the lawn tractor, residential zero-turn mower, snow thrower and pressure washer products is within 10 miles of another Briggs & Stratton facility where similar products are made. Sarah Hauer, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Briggs & Stratton is moving production from its facility in Wauwatosa to New York," 26 June 2020 That plant, which will take over manufacturing of the lawn tractor, residential zero-turn mower, snow thrower and pressure washer products is within 10 miles of another Briggs facility where similar products are made. Rick Barrett, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Briggs & Stratton cutting several hundred jobs as it moves production," 30 June 2020 Powered by a 420cc engine and a hydrostatic transmission, the snow thrower clears a 32-inch path and launches its output (in our case, wet sawdust, weighing 21 pounds per cubic foot) a whopping 36 feet. Roy Berendson, Popular Mechanics, "The Popular Mechanics 2020 Tool Awards," 18 Mar. 2020 But a snow thrower comes with its own host of issues, including annual maintenance, storage concerns, as well as safety. James Jackson, Popular Mechanics, "How to Shovel Snow Without Hurting Yourself," 18 Sep. 2019 This Snow Joe Ultra snow thrower has a four-blade steel auger that cuts a path 18 inches wide and 10 inches deep; every minute, its 15-amp motor that can toss up to 720 pounds of snow up to 25 feet away through a 180-degree adjustable chute. Billy Cadden, Popular Science, "The best snow-clearing tools," 4 Jan. 2018 The snow blower is an Ariens single-stage snow thrower. Bob Sandrick,, "Drunk man caught with gun in coat, gun in car; wandering repairman steals snow blower: Berea police blotter," 11 Jan. 2018

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1954, in the meaning defined above

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“Snow thrower.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Jan. 2021.

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