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winnow

verb

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The first known use of winnow was before the 12th century

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“Winnow.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/winnow. Accessed 25 Jun. 2022.

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