spring tooth


Definition of spring tooth 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: a flat coiled steel tooth (as on a cultivating or weeding machine) that digs deeply but springs backward on striking an obstruction


transitive verb

Definition of springtooth (Entry 2 of 2)

: to cultivate with a spring-tooth implement

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