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{n: combine} harvester that heads and threshes and cleans grain while moving across the field

{n: flail} an implement consisting of handle with a free swinging stick at the end; used in manual threshing

{n: granary, garner} a storehouse for threshed grain or animal feed

{n: thresher, thrasher, threshing machine} a farm machine for separating seeds or grain from the husks and straw

{n: threshing floor} a floor or ground area for threshing or treading out grain

{n: threshing} the separation of grain or seeds from the husks and straw
"they used to do the threshing by hand but now there are machines to do it"

{v: convulse, thresh, thresh about, thrash, thrash about, slash, toss, jactitate} move or stir about violently
"The feverish patient thrashed around in his bed"

{v: flail, thresh} move like a flail ; thresh about
"Her arms were flailing"

{v: thrash, thresh, lam, flail} give a thrashing to ; beat hard

{v: thrash, thresh} beat the seeds out of a grain


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