noun. the separation of grain or seeds from the husks and straw.
Sentences with threshing
1. Noun, singular or mass
As the name suggests, a combine combines the tasks of reaping, binding and threshing -- which is loosening the head of the grain from the shaft.
2. Verb, gerund or present participle
Continue beating the wheat -- threshing it -- until no more kernels remain on the stalks.