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Definition of Thresher

Thresher
Thrasher Thrash"er, Thresher Thresh"er, n. 1. One who, or that which, thrashes grain; a thrashing machine. 2. (Zo["o]l.) A large and voracious shark (Alopias vulpes), remarkable for the great length of the upper lobe of its tail, with which it beats, or thrashes, its prey. It is found both upon the American and the European coasts. Called also fox shark, sea ape, sea fox, slasher, swingle-tail, and thrasher shark. 3. (Zo["o]l.) A name given to the brown thrush and other allied species. See Brown thrush. Sage thrasher. (Zo["o]l.) See under Sage. Thrasher whale (Zo["o]l.), the common killer of the Atlantic.
Thresher
Thresher Thresh"er, n. Same as Thrasher.

Meaning of Thresher from wikipedia

- The second USS Thresher (SSN-593) was the lead boat of her cl**** of nuclear-powered attack submarines in the United States Navy. She was the U.S. Navy's...
- Thresher sharks are large lamniform sharks of the family Alopiidae found in all temperate and tropical oceans of the world; the family contains three extant...
- Thresher may refer to: Threshing machine (or thresher), a device that first separates the head of a stalk of grain from the straw, and then further separates...
- The common thresher (Alopias vulpinus), also known as Atlantic thresher, big-eye thresher, is the largest species of thresher shark, family Alopiidae,...
- The bigeye thresher (Alopias superciliosus) is a species of thresher shark, family Alopiidae, found in temperate and tropical oceans worldwide. Like other...
- The pelagic thresher (Alopias pelagicus) is a species of thresher shark, family Alopiidae; this group of sharks is characterized by the greatly elongated...
- The Permit-cl**** submarine (known as the Thresher cl**** until the lead boat USS Thresher was lost) was a cl**** of nuclear-powered fast attack submarines...
- USS Thresher has been the name of more than one United States Navy ship, and may refer to: USS Thresher (SS-200), a submarine in commission from 1940...
- USS Thresher (SS-200), a Tambor-cl**** submarine, was the most decorated United States Navy submarine of World War II. Her keel was laid down 27 May 1939...
- or foot, and requires a large amount of hard physical labour. A simple thresher with a crank can be used to make this work much easier for the farmer....
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