lawn mower

a hand-operated or motor-driven machine for cutting the grass of a lawn.
Also, lawnmower.
Also called mower.

1865–70 Unabridged
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World English Dictionary
lawn mower
a hand-operated or power-operated machine with rotary blades for cutting grass on lawns

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Word Origin & History

lawn mower
also lawn-mower, 1869, from lawn + mower (see mow (v.)).
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