Sentence Examples


  • A narrow deep furrow is usually run immediately in advance of the planter, to break up the soil under the seed.
  • Following in the furrow of an ordinary plough it breaks through the sub-soil to a depth of several inches, making it porous and penetrable by plant roots.
  • "ploughing his furrow alone," as he afterwards phrased it.
  • A piece of iron called the slade is bolted to the bottom of the frame, and this, running along the sole of the furrow, acts as a base to the whole implement.
  • - One, or a few, of the posterior maxillary teeth have a groove or furrow in front, which conducts the secretion of the enlarged upper labial glands.