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verb [intransitive/transitive] plow pronunciation in American English /plaʊ/
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present tense
present participleplowing
past tenseplowed
past participleplowed
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  1. 1
    to turn over the soil before planting seeds using a plow
    The fields were being plowed for winter wheat.
  2. 2
    to move snow to the side of a street using a snow plow so that people can walk or drive easily
    City workers were out plowing the streets as soon as the snow began to fall.


a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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