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mow 1

 (mou)
n.
1. The place in a barn where hay, grain, or other feed is stored.
2. A stack of hay or other feed stored in a barn.

[Middle English moue, stack of hay, from Old English mūga; akin to Old Norse mūgr, swathe, crowd.]

mow 2

 (mō)
v. mowed, mowed or mown (mōn), mow·ing, mows
v.tr.
1. To cut down (grass or grain) with a scythe or a mechanical device.
2. To cut (grass or grain) from: mow the lawn.
v.intr.
To cut down grass or other growth.
Phrasal Verb:
mow down
1. To destroy in great numbers as if cutting down, as in battle.
2. To overwhelm: mowed down the opposition with strong arguments.

[Middle English mouen, from Old English māwan; see mē- in Indo-European roots.]

mow′er (mō′ər) n.

mowing

(ˈməʊɪŋ)
n
(Agriculture) the act of cutting down (grass, crops, etc) with a hand implement or machine
adj
(Agriculture) of or relating to cutting down (grass, crops, etc) with a hand implement or machine
Translations

mowing

[ˈməʊɪŋ]
A. Nsiega f
B. CPD mowing machine Nsegadora f (mecánica)

mowing

nMähen nt; mowing machineMähmaschine f
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