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  • n. A tool for beating flax.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To beat; to break, as flax or hemp.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as tew, 1; especially, to beat (hemp) in order to separate the fibers.

Etymologies

See tew (verb). (Wiktionary)

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