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rototiller

or ro·to-till·er, ro·to till·er

[ roh-tuh-til-er ]
/ ˈroʊ təˌtɪl ər /
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noun

a motorized device having spinning blades perpendicular to the ground and arranged like spokes, used for tilling soil.

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Also called rotary tiller.

Origin of rototiller

First recorded in 1920–25; rot(ary) + -o- + tiller1
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  • The two of them, Ester and he sitting in that kitchen--too damn lazy to rototiller that garden.

    The Land of Look Behind|Paul Cameron Brown
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