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plough in Tools topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishploughplough1 (also plow American English) /plaʊ/ noun [countable]  1 TAa piece of farm equipment used to turn over the earth so that seeds can be planted2 under the plough snow plough(1)
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ploughI just took a plough over the whole field.Nos. 44 and 48 passed to London Transport still with bogie mounted plough carriers.Otherwise a simple plough was used.The introduction of the plough made possible much greater density of population, concentrated in villages and manors.Inland, the rich red of the plough fields glowed in the sunshine.They were more commonly called plough-bullocks from the fact that they pulled the plough in the procession.Half a million acres came newly under the plough between 1761 and 1792, one million more during the Napoleonic Wars.