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subsoiler

[suhb-soi-ler]
noun
  1. one who operates a subsoil plow.
  2. subsoil plow.
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Origin of subsoiler

First recorded in 1850–55; subsoil + -er1
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Examples from the Web for subsoiler

Historical Examples of subsoiler

  • I prefer young, thrifty trees, planted in furrows made with a plow and subsoiler.

    The Apple

    Various

  • Plants two-year-old trees, in trenches made with plow and subsoiler.

    The Apple

    Various

  • In planting, plow both ways with a coulter and subsoiler, then dig out.

    The Apple

    Various

  • Let Sam take the plough, and have young Thompson follow with the subsoiler.

    The Fat of the Land

    John Williams Streeter

  • The ordinary plough was to be followed in this case by a subsoiler, to stir the earth as deep as possible.

    The Fat of the Land

    John Williams Streeter