a strong, coarse twine, as of sisal, used especially in binding sheaves of grain and bales of hay.
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How to use binder twine in a sentence
binder twine had for years been classified with ploughs and harvesters rather than with ropes and cordage.Railroads: Rates and Regulations | William Z. Ripley
That was twenty-one years ago, when the famous “Binder-Twine Trust” set out with the black flag flying.The Romance of the Reaper | Herbert Newton Casson
At that time he did much to solve the binder-twine problem—how to get better twine and plenty of it.The Romance of the Reaper | Herbert Newton Casson
Another method of keeping the straw in place is by stretching binder twine directly over the row.The Gladiolus | Matthew Crawford
The binder-twine is invisible, and has not altered the eternal classic form of the sheaf.Adventures While Preaching the Gospel of Beauty | Nicholas Vachel Lindsay