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colter

[kohl-ter] /ˈkoʊl tər/
noun
1.
a sharp blade or wheel attached to the beam of a plow, used to cut the ground in advance of the plowshare.
Also, coulter.
Origin
1300-1350
1300-50; Middle English, Old English culter < Latin: knife, plowshare
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colter

/ˈkəʊltə/
noun
1.
a variant spelling (esp US) of coulter
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