Meaning of Winnowing

English: Winnowing
Bangla: ঝাড়া, ঝাড়াই করা
Type: Noun / বিশেষ্য / संज्ञा

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Definition: 1

to free (grain) from the lighter particles of chaff, dirt, etc., especially by throwing it into the air and allowing the wind or a forced current of air to blow away impurities.

Definition: 2

to drive or blow (chaff, dirt, etc.) away by fanning.

Definition: 3

to blow upon; fan.

Definition: 4

to subject to some process of separating or distinguishing; analyze critically; sift: to winnow a mass of statements.

Definition: 5

to separate or distinguish (valuable from worthless parts) (sometimes followed by out): to winnow falsehood from truth.