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forage harvester Syllabification: for·age har·ves·ter

Definition of forage harvester in English:


A large agricultural machine for harvesting forage crops.
Example sentences
  • The herbage was allowed to wilt for approximately 48 h and was then chopped with a forage harvester and conserved as previously described for Trial 1.
  • Forage was clipped at a height of 50 cm once a day using a forage harvester.
  • He said the car hit Mr Greenheld's tractor and forage harvester as the farmer was turning right out of a field at Yatts Farm.

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