unturf

unturf

(ʌnˈtɜːf)
vb (tr)
(Horticulture) to remove turf from
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leading to Church: & he must, as he passes, almost imagine that he not only hears the voice of innocent blood crying from the ground, but sees the poor murdered wretch starting from her unturfed grave, & coming upon him, for vengeance.
As you are laying the turves, never stand on the newly-laid turf or the unturfed plot - stand on a plank.
As you are laying the turfs, never stand on the newly-laid turf or the unturfed plot - stand on a plank.
A section between the Parliament and the exhibition is still unturfed and closed off to allow access for site machinery.