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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of plow.
  • v. Drunk
  • adj. Turned over with the blade of a plow to create furrows (usually for planting crops).
  • adj. Well-trodden or well-researched, previously explored.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. (of farmland) broken and turned over with a plow


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