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Sheaf

n.1.(Mech.) A sheave.
1.A quantity of the stalks and ears of wheat, rye, or other grain, bound together; a bundle of grain or straw.
2.Any collection of things bound together; a bundle; specifically, a bundle of arrows sufficient to fill a quiver, or the allowance of each archer, - usually twenty-four.
The sheaf of arrows shook and rattled in the case.
- Dryden.
v. t.1.To gather and bind into a sheaf; to make into sheaves; as, to sheaf wheat.
v. i.1.To collect and bind cut grain, or the like; to make sheaves.
They that reap must sheaf and bind.
- Shak.
Noun1.sheaf - a package of several things tied together for carrying or storing
Synonyms: bundle
bale, bindle, bolt, bouquet, budget, bundle, deck, fagot, fardel, fasces, fascine, nosegay, pack, package, packet, parcel, posy, quiver, roll, rouleau, truss
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