plough-tail

plough-tail
ploughˈ-tail noun
1. The end of a plough where the handles are
2. Farm labour (figurative)
• • •
Main Entry:plough

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Игры ⚽ Поможем написать курсовую

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Aratrum — is the Latin word for plough, and arotron (αροτρον) is the Greek word. The Greeks appear to have had diverse kinds of plough from the earliest historical records. Hesiod advised the farmer to have always two ploughs, so that if one broke the… …   Wikipedia

  • Battle of Marathon — Infobox Military Conflict conflict=Battle of Marathon partof=the Greco Persian Wars caption=The plain of Marathon today date=September 490 BC place=Marathon, Greece result=Athenian victory territory=Persians fail to conquer Attica… …   Wikipedia

  • Ploughtail — Plowtail Plow tail , Ploughtail Plough tail , n. The hind part or handle of a plow. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Plowtail — Plow tail , Ploughtail Plough tail , n. The hind part or handle of a plow. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hobby horse — This article is about costumed characters that appear in various customs, processions and ceremonies. For other uses, see Hobby horse (disambiguation) The term hobby horse is used, principally by folklorists, to refer to the costumed characters… …   Wikipedia

  • Glossary of rail terminology — Rail transport Operations Track Maintenance High speed Gauge Stations …   Wikipedia

  • Nix — The Neck (English) or the Nix/Nixe (German) refer to shapeshifting water spirits who usually appear in human form. The spirit has appeared in the myths and legends of all Germanic peoples in Europe.The article Näcken ,… …   Wikipedia

  • Neck (water spirit) — Nix redirects here. For other uses, see Nix (disambiguation). Water sprite redirects here. For the plant, see Ceratopteris thalictroides. See also: Rhinemaidens and Melusine The Rhine maidens warn Siegfried by Arthur Rackham, 1912 …   Wikipedia

  • Ursa Major — This article is about the constellation. For other uses, see Ursa Major (disambiguation). Ursa Major Constellation List of stars in Ursa Major Abbreviation UMa …   Wikipedia

  • List of accidents and incidents involving military aircraft, pre-1950 — This is a list of notable accidents and incidents involving military aircraft grouped by the year in which the accident or incident occurred. For more exhaustive lists, see the [http://www.baaa acro.com/ Aircraft Crash Record Office] or the [http …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”