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swath

swath

 
pronunciation:
swath
phrases:
cut a wide swath
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the width or path cut by one pass of a scythe, mower, or the like.
definition 2: grass, grain, or the like cut and deposited along a line.
definition 3: a long swathlike strip or belt of anything.
From the air, we could see the swath of destruction left behind by the tornado.
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phrase: cut a wide swath