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rototiller

[roh-tuh-til-er] /ˈroʊ təˌtɪl ər/
noun
1.
a motorized device having spinning blades perpendicular to the ground and arranged like spokes, used for tilling soil.
Also, roto-tiller, roto tiller.
Also called rotary tiller.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25; rot(ary) + -o- + tiller1
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Examples for rototiller
  • The measured amount of bentonite was spread over the surface of the aggregate and mixed in with a rototiller.
  • The rule of thumb is to spread compost no more than one third the depth of the rototiller.
  • Chemicals can be added in-situ using only an agricultural rototiller and a water truck.
  • Use a shovel or digging fork, or a rototiller for large areas.
  • Manure was incorporated with a cultivator plus disk, rototiller, or plow.

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