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Noun1.Plowland - arable land that is worked by plowing and sowing and raising cropsplowland - arable land that is worked by plowing and sowing and raising crops
fallow - cultivated land that is not seeded for one or more growing seasons
land, soil, ground - material in the top layer of the surface of the earth in which plants can grow (especially with reference to its quality or use); "the land had never been plowed"; "good agricultural soil"
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All about the field, like heaps of manure on well-kept plowland, lay from ten to fifteen dead and wounded to each couple of acres.
When they left the Vicarage, they had begun an argument which swung their feet along so rhythmically in time with it that they covered the ground at over four miles an hour, and saw nothing of the hedgerows, the swelling plowland, or the mild blue sky.
SOME CRANES made their feeding grounds on some plowlands newly sown with wheat.
The first place on the ascent of the plowland in Valery Garnushkin with the result of 2000 hectares and on the sowing of winter crops is Alexei Starkov - 900 ha from OOO "Oka Moloko" OP No.
64 million Mu plowland was damaged in varying degrees.
755), where as Gerald Else points out, we are given the genealogy of the ate that has struck the house of Labdacus, and to which Antigone refers in the opening lines of Sophocles' play: Laios transgressed Apollo's warning and begat Oedipus, the parricide, and "'he dared in sowing (dared to sow) the holy plowland of his mother, where he was nurtured: a bloody root ([TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]).