: a machine for separating grain crops into grain or seeds and straw
Examples of threshing machine in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebTwo stories tall and 30 feet long, the Wolf is a 48-year-old German threshing machine, as gray as an aircraft carrier and as scarred as Frankenstein’s monster.
Peter Rowe, San Diego Union-Tribune, 19 Aug. 2019 Royer also did primitive American paintings of his childhood, of barn raisings and threshing machines, Vallillo said.
Sheryl Devore, Lake County News-Sun, 7 June 2018 Students have worked on projects in Bangladesh, Brazil and Ethiopia, where a portable threshing machine was developed for farmers.
Gary Warth, sandiegouniontribune.com, 4 Sep. 2017
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