from The Century Dictionary.

  • To pare or cut a flake or portion of, as of turf.
  • To frighten.
  • To flutter; shine fitfully; flicker.
  • noun A fluttering motion.
  • noun A flake; a piece of turf. See flaught.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A flat spade used in peat cutting.


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  • When you have to cut peat, you have to cut peat.

    May 18, 2016