cowpat

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cowpat

(ˈkaʊˌpæt)
n
(Agriculture) a single dropping of cow dung
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Translations

cowpat

[ˈkaʊpæt] Nmierda f de vaca, boñiga f
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cowpat

cow pat [ˈkaʊpæt] nbouse f de vache
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My daughters are probably nostalgic for the 1980s when one nicked her grandad's mac and flat cap to look cool in Doc Martens, and hair styles for girls looked like cowpats. Ah, those were the days.
The problem of cowpats is also tackled - literally, with the England-representing brother diving right into one.
They bring home abundant cowpats, rabbit pellets and other animals' dung, often leaving it just outside the midden.
Back-row forward John Gardiner, now 86, who went on to become a rugby legend at Coventry, said: "We had no pitch of our own so we had to clear the cowpats off the grass before the game.
I was none too pleased, especially when I realised that the field I'd been chased across was full of cowpats. I smelt like a compost heap.
COWPATS were opened up to show visitors the wealth of insect life that exists on an organic farm owned by the National Trust.
The Health Protection Agency said E.coli O157 is associated with cowpats.
Butterworth's Two English Idylls bring a virile pastoralism, contrasting later with our trudge through the soggy cowpats of Vaughan Williams' Lark Ascending.Wilson brings a throbbing undercurrent to Delius' Walk to the Paradise Garden and reveals an earthy strength in Bax's The Happy Forest.
THE autumn hills of mother Wales electrified my eyes and burst my heart with their beauty, as I walked a narrow lane far below, where the cowpats fried on hot grit and the busy, bloated insects sucked and the hanging blackberries swelled in swags over the thorns and nettles.
Activist Johann Wintersteller from the Gut Aiderbichl animal sanctuary is still hopeful: "We have found cowpats, very fresh ones.
YOUR home could soon be running on cowpats after a project to convert thousands of tonnes of manure into electricity was given the go-ahead.