Origin of shredder
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But the theme was universal; King likes to take your typical family unit and put it through a shredder.Carsten Stroud’s Book Bag: My Top Five Horror Classics
July 23, 2013
These stalks may always be saved by the use of the husker and shredder.
They were to be put forthwith through the company's shredder.Judgments of the Court of Appeal of New Zealand on Proceedings to Review Aspects of the Report of the Royal Commission of Inquiry into the Mount Erebus Aircraft Disaster
Sir Owen Woodhouse, R. B. Cooke, Ivor L. M. Richardson, Duncan Wallace McMullin, and Sir Edward Somers
Corn after being matured and cut can be put in shocks and left thus until dry enough to run through the husker and shredder.
The shredder and husker turns the hitherto useless cornstalk into food, and at the same time husks, or shucks, the corn.
This means a Strong-breasted one, the Pourer or Shredder forth of spiritual and temporal blessings.The Bible Book by Book
Josiah Blake Tidwell
Word Origin and History for shredder
1570s, agent noun from shred (v.). In the paper disposal sense from 1950.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper