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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A farm implement used to break up the surface of the soil (for aeration and weed control and conservation of moisture); Lever used to turn the rudder on a boat;

Usage examples (35)
  • Your steady hand on the tiller is very much missed -- it's an ill wind that is not a Chetwynd!
  • The tiller is a tool to cultivate and prepare the soil.
  • Maintaining my tiller is a pleasant little task that takes me all of about two hours.
  • Within a few feet of the tiller was a deck-house, in which the crew ate, built of solid oak and clamped with iron. for more
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