swather

noun
swath·​er | \ ˈswä-thər How to pronounce swather (audio) , -t͟hər \

Definition of swather

: a harvesting machine that cuts and windrows grain and seed crops also : a mower attachment that windrows the swath

First Known Use of swather

circa 1875, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of swather was circa 1875

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“Swather.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/swather. Accessed 25 Nov. 2020.

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