Meaning of tiller

till•er

Pronunciation: (til'ur), [key]
— n.
  1. a person who tills; farmer.
  2. a person or thing that tills; cultivator.

til•ler

Pronunciation: (til'ur), [key]
— n. Naut.
  1. a bar or lever fitted to the head of a rudder, for turning the rudder in steering.

til•ler

Pronunciation: (til'ur), [key]
— n.
  1. a plant shoot that springs from the root or bottom of the original stalk.
  2. a sapling.
—v.i.
  1. (of a plant) to put forth new shoots from the root or around the bottom of the original stalk.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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