Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as drill, 3.

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Examples

  • If the snow lies deep, they strap on his snow-shoes, and with the giant plough, plough a furrow from the mountains to the seaboard, in which the cars, like a following drill-barrow, sprinkle all the restless men and floating merchandise in the country for seed.

    Walden, or Life in the woods

  • If the snow lies deep, they strap on his snowshoes, and, with the giant plow, plow a furrow from the mountains to the seaboard, in which the cars, like a following drill-barrow, sprinkle all the restless men and floating merchandise in the country for seed.

    Walden~ Chapter 04 (historical)

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