from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A reaping machine containing mechanism for binding the grain into sheaves.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The automatic binding machinery attached to some harvesters or reapers, by means of which the grain as it is cut is collected into sheaves and bound up with wire or twine before it leaves the machine: also, a harvester fitted with machinery of this nature.


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