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 for Plowing
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Plow \Plow\, Plough \Plough\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Plowed
     (ploud) or Ploughed; p. pr. & vb. n. Plowing or
     Ploughing.]
     1. To turn up, break up, or trench, with a plow; to till
        with, or as with, a plow; as, to plow the ground; to plow
        a field.
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     2. To furrow; to make furrows, grooves, or ridges in; to run
        through, as in sailing.
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              Let patient Octavia plow thy visage up
              With her prepared nails.              --Shak.
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              With speed we plow the watery way.    --Pope.
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     3. (Bookbinding) To trim, or shave off the edges of, as a
        book or paper, with a plow. See Plow, n., 5.
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     4. (Joinery) To cut a groove in, as in a plank, or the edge
        of a board; especially, a rectangular groove to receive
        the end of a shelf or tread, the edge of a panel, a
        tongue, etc.
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     To plow in, to cover by plowing; as, to plow in wheat.
  
     To plow up, to turn out of the ground by plowing.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  plowing
      n 1: tilling the land with a plow; "he hired someone to do the
           plowing for him" [syn: plowing, ploughing]

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