swathboard

noun

Definition of swathboard

: a slanting board attached to the outer end of the cutter bar of a mower to force the cut grass into a narrower swath so as to leave a cleared strip for the mower wheel when cutting the next swath

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“Swathboard.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/swathboard. Accessed 24 Jan. 2021.

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