Definitions for fallowˈfæl oʊ
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
(of land) plowed and left unseeded for a season or more; uncultivated.
not in use; inactive:
creative energies lying fallow.
Category: Common Vocabulary
(n.)land that has undergone plowing and harrowing and has been left unseeded for one or more growing seasons.
(v.t.)to make (land) fallow for agricultural purposes.
Origin of fallow:
1275–1325; ME falwe
Origin of fallow:
bef. 1000; ME, OE fealu
cultivated land that is not seeded for one or more growing seasons
left unplowed and unseeded during a growing season
undeveloped but potentially useful
"a fallow gold market"
pale red or pale yellow; as, a fallow deer or greyhound
left untilled or unsowed after plowing; uncultivated; as, fallow ground
land that has lain a year or more untilled or unseeded; land plowed without being sowed for the season
the plowing or tilling of land, without sowing it for a season; as, summer fallow, properly conducted, has ever been found a sure method of destroying weeds
to plow, harrow, and break up, as land, without seeding, for the purpose of destroying weeds and insects, and rendering it mellow; as, it is profitable to fallow cold, strong, clayey land
Fallow is the debut album by The Weakerthans. It was released in 1997 on G7 Welcoming Committee Records in Canada, and in 1999 on Sub City Records in the United States. The songs "Letter of Resignation" and "Anchorless" were originally written for Propagandhi, the band which John K. Samson left to form the Weakerthans. "Letter of Resignation" appeared on the Propagandhi/F.Y.P. split 7" and "Anchorless" on the album Less Talk, More Rock. Epitaph Records, the band's current label, rereleased Fallow in Canada on November 6, 2007.
Translations for fallow
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
(of land) left to its own natural growth and not planted with seeds
We will let this field lie fallow for a year; fallow fields.
- braak, onbebou, onbewerkAfrikaans
- غَير مَزروعَهArabic
- sem cultivoPortuguese (BR)
- brach (liegend)German
- brak; uopdyrketDanish
- en barbechoSpanish
- آیشی؛ کشت نشدهFarsi
- en fricheFrench
- שְׂדֶה בּוּרHebrew
- परती छोड़ देनाHindi
- na ugaru (iskopano, ali nezasijano polje)Croatian
- parlagon hagyottHungarian
- hvíldar-, sem er ekki ræktaðurIcelandic
- 개간하지 않은Korean
- atstāt papuvēLatvian
- tanah rangMalay
- leżący odłogiemPolish
- آیشی؛ کشت نشدهPersian
- شودياره، سادين، شاره (يوې سوې مځكه)Pashto
- em pousio/de ...? sem cultivoPortuguese
- ležiaci ladomSlovak
- preorana zemljaSerbian
- 休耕的Chinese (Trad.)
- земля під паром, парUkrainian
- نا کاشتہUrdu
- bỏ hoang; không canh tácVietnamese
- 休耕的Chinese (Simp.)
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