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English translation: to plough (UK); to plow (US)

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Spanish term or phrase:roturar
English translation:to plough (UK); to plow (US)
Entered by: Susana Galilea
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09:06 Nov 12, 2003
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
/ History, property rights, commons
Spanish term or phrase: roturador
¿Entorpeció esto la dinámica de crecimiento agrario? Es difícil abordar una respuesta. En cierta medida, las ventas de corralizas pudieron frenar el proceso ROTURADOR desatado desde fines del siglo XVIII. En la mayor parte de los casos, al tiempo que se consolidaban -y se legalizaban de modo indirecto- las apropiaciones de terrenos comunales por los ROTURADORES, obligando a los compradores de las hierbas a respetar esas posesiones, se prohibían en lo sucesivo nuevos rompimientos.
Lorna O'Donoghue
Local time: 18:24
ploughing/plowing process; plougher/plower
Explanation:
Source: The Collins Concise Spanish Dictionary © 2002 HarperCollins Publishers:

roturar verbo transitivo
(agricultura) to break up; plough; plow (EEUU)


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... Thus, instead of these clasts leading to a strong coupling at the ice–bed
interface, the ploughing process may help decouple the ice from the bed. ...
www.cosis.net/abstracts/EAE03/09222/EAE03-J-09222.pdf - Similar pages

... retracted. The plow procedure was then repeated. Solids removed during
the plowing process dropped out of the bottom of the unit. Once ...
www.epa.gov/etv/pdfs/vrvs/09_vs_triton.pdf - Similar pages


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Note added at 9 mins (2003-11-12 09:16:01 GMT)
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PLOWER
Matching Terms: plowed


WordNet Dictionary

Definition: [n] a man who plows

Synonyms: ploughman, plowman

See Also: farm worker, farmhand, fieldhand




Webster\'s 1913 Dictionary

Definition: \\Plow\"er\\, Plougher \\Plough\"er\\, n.
One who plows; a plowman; a cultivator.

http://www.hyperdictionary.com/dictionary/plower
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Susana Galilea
United States
Local time: 12:24
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ploughing/plowing process; plougher/plower


Explanation:
Source: The Collins Concise Spanish Dictionary © 2002 HarperCollins Publishers:

roturar verbo transitivo
(agricultura) to break up; plough; plow (EEUU)


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Note added at 8 mins (2003-11-12 09:15:45 GMT)
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... Thus, instead of these clasts leading to a strong coupling at the ice–bed
interface, the ploughing process may help decouple the ice from the bed. ...
www.cosis.net/abstracts/EAE03/09222/EAE03-J-09222.pdf - Similar pages

... retracted. The plow procedure was then repeated. Solids removed during
the plowing process dropped out of the bottom of the unit. Once ...
www.epa.gov/etv/pdfs/vrvs/09_vs_triton.pdf - Similar pages


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Note added at 9 mins (2003-11-12 09:16:01 GMT)
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PLOWER
Matching Terms: plowed


WordNet Dictionary

Definition: [n] a man who plows

Synonyms: ploughman, plowman

See Also: farm worker, farmhand, fieldhand




Webster\'s 1913 Dictionary

Definition: \\Plow\"er\\, Plougher \\Plough\"er\\, n.
One who plows; a plowman; a cultivator.

http://www.hyperdictionary.com/dictionary/plower

Susana Galilea
United States
Local time: 12:24
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