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Princeton's WordNet

  1. plowshare, ploughshare, share(noun)

    a sharp steel wedge that cuts loose the top layer of soil

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ploughshare(noun)

    the share of a plow, or that part which cuts the slice of earth or sod at the bottom of the furrow

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Ploughshare

    plow′shār, n. the part of a plough which shears or cuts the ground in the bottom of the furrow. [Plough, and A.S. scear, a share of a plough, a shearing—sceran, to cut.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ploughshare in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ploughshare in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of ploughshare in a Sentence

  1. Eric Good:

    People poach ploughshare tortoises for their value as pets, like coin collectors who want a mint coin, collectors want a perfect tortoise, so by defacing the animals we make them less appealing to buyers.

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