Definition of sieveCategorized under "General"
Definition as written by paulgrow:
A device with meshes or perforations through which finer particles of a mixture (as of ashes, flour, or sand) of various sizes may be passed to separate them from coarser ones.
Definition as written by Terry:
A piece of hardware screen or other material is often used as a sieve to separate finished compost from the larger pieces of material that need to finish composting.
Definition as written by Greenwood:
A utensil of wire mesh or closely perforated metal, used for straining, sifting often used to clean seeds
Definition as written by Magpye:
A garden sieve is a frame with a mesh bottom. Mainly used for separating compost, but sometimes used in very stony gardens. Home made ones made out of two by fours, 2\' x 2\' with a 1/2 inch hardcloth bottom is most handy.
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