awner

[aw-ner]

noun

a machine for cutting the awns from grain.

Nearby words

  1. awl-shaped,
  2. awless,
  3. awlwort,
  4. awmous,
  5. awn,
  6. awning,
  7. awning deck,
  8. awning window,
  9. awnless bromegrass,
  10. awoke

Origin of awner

First recorded in 1880–85; awn + -er1

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