wind-row

 to wind-row, to rake the mown grass into rows, called wind-rows. Norf. and Suff.

A glossary of provincial and local words used in England. . 1790.

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  • wind´row´er — wind|row «WIHND ROH», noun, verb. –n. 1. a row of hay raked together to dry before being made into cocks or heaps. 2. any similar row, as of sheaves of grain, made for the purpose of drying, or a row of dry leaves, dust, or brush, swept together… …   Useful english dictionary

  • wind|row — «WIHND ROH», noun, verb. –n. 1. a row of hay raked together to dry before being made into cocks or heaps. 2. any similar row, as of sheaves of grain, made for the purpose of drying, or a row of dry leaves, dust, or brush, swept together by the… …   Useful english dictionary

  • row — bar·row·ist; bar·row; bor·row·er; bur·row·er; check·row·er; fence·row; fur·row·er; har·row·er; hurl·bar·row; mar·row·ish; mar·row·less; mar·row·sky; mor·row·an; mor·row·ing; nar·row·er; nar·row·ing·ness; nar·row·ly; nar·row·ness; ROW; row·able;… …   English syllables

  • wind — 1. n. & v. n. 1 a air in more or less rapid natural motion, esp. from an area of high pressure to one of low pressure. b a current of wind blowing from a specified direction or otherwise defined (north wind; contrary wind). 2 a breath as needed… …   Useful english dictionary

  • wind — cord·wind·er; en·wind; in·ter·wind; un·wind; wind·age; wind; wind·bag·gery; wind·berry; wind·galled; wind·i·ly; wind·i·ness; wind·jam; wind·jam·mer; wind·lace; wind·lass·er; wind·less; wind·row·er; wind·ster; wind·ward·ly; wind·ward·most;… …   English syllables

  • Wind power in the United States — is a growing industry. In 2007, the United States was the fastest growing wind power market in the world for the third year in a row [http://www.nrel.gov/docs/fy08osti/43025.pdf Annual Report on U.S. Wind Power Installation] ] . At the end of… …   Wikipedia

  • wind|break — «WIHND BRAYK», noun. a shelter from the wind or something used to break the force of the wind. A row of trees is one kind of windbreak …   Useful english dictionary

  • Row cover — In horticulture, row cover is any material used as a protective covering to shield plants, usually vegetables, primarily from the undesirable effects of cold and wind, and also from insect damage. Commercially available row cover is usually a… …   Wikipedia

  • Row galley — A row galley is an armed naval craft using oars rather than sail as a means of propulsion. During the age of sail row galleys had the advantage of propulsion while ships of sail might be stopped or running at slow speed because of lack of wind… …   Wikipedia

  • wind belt — noun : a belt or row of trees planted to serve as a windbreak : shelterbelt …   Useful english dictionary


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