Stub·ble n. The stumps of wheat, rye, barley, oats, or buckwheat, left in the ground; the part of the stalk left by the scythe or sickle. “After the first crop is off, they plow in the wheast stubble.”
Stubble goose Zool., the graylag goose. [Prov. Eng.] --Chaucer.
Stubble rake, a rake with long teeth for gleaning in stubble.
n : material consisting of seed coverings and small pieces of
stem or leaves that have been separated from the seeds
[syn: chaff, husk, shuck, stalk, straw]