wind|row

wind|row «WIHND ROH», noun, verb.
–n.
1. a row of hay raked together to dry before being made into cocks or heaps.
2. any similar row, as of sheaves of grain, made for the purpose of drying, or a row of dry leaves, dust, or brush, swept together by the wind or the like.
3. a deep furrow for planting, especially one in which cut sugar-cane stalks are put and covered with earth.
–v.t.
to arrange in a windrow or windrows; bring together in long rows.
[< wind1 + row1 (because it was set up to be dried by the wind)]
wind´row´er, noun.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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