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English noun: tiller

1. tiller (plant) a shoot that sprouts from the base of a grass

Broader (hypernym)shoot

2. tiller (person) someone who tills land (prepares the soil for the planting of crops)

Broader (hypernym)farmer, granger, husbandman, sodbuster

3. tiller (artifact) lever used to turn the rudder on a boat

Broader (hypernym)lever

Part meronymrudder

4. tiller (artifact) a farm implement used to break up the surface of the soil (for aeration and weed control and conservation of moisture)


Broader (hypernym)farm machine

Narrower (hyponym)harrow

English verb: tiller

1. tiller (body) grow shoots in the form of stools or tillers


Pattern of useSomething ----s

Broader (hypernym)acquire, develop, get, grow, produce

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