spike-tooth harrow

[ spahyk-tooth ]
/ ˈspaɪkˌtuθ /

noun

a harrow equipped with straight teeth on horizontal bars, usually employed to smooth and level plowed soil or seedbeds for planting or sowing.

Nearby words

  1. spike heels,
  2. spike lavender,
  3. spike moss,
  4. spike potential,
  5. spike-rush,
  6. spiked,
  7. spikedace,
  8. spikelet,
  9. spikenard,
  10. spiker

Origin of spike-tooth harrow

First recorded in 1925–30

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