Meaning of “sheaf” in the English Dictionary


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sheafnoun [ C ]

us /ʃif/ plural sheaves /ʃivz/

a number of things held or tied together:

A sheaf of papers lay on her desk.
Sheaves of dry corn stalks leaned against the fence.

(Definition of “sheaf” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)