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  • n. One who scarifies.
  • n. The instrument used for scarifying.
  • n. An implement for stripping and loosening the soil, without bringing up a fresh surface.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who scarifies.
  • n. The instrument used for scarifying.
  • n. An implement for stripping and loosening the soil, without bringing up a fresh surface.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who scarifies, either literally or figuratively.
  • n. An instrument used for scarifying.
  • n. In agriculture, a form of cultivator with prongs, used for stirring the soil without reversing its surface or altering its form. Such implements are also called hasps, scufflers, and grubbers.

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