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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Mow v. t. [imp. Mowed p. p. Mowed or Mown p. pr. & vb. n. Mowing.]
 1. To cut down, as grass, with a scythe or machine.
 2. To cut the grass from; as, to mow a meadow.
 3. To cut down; to cause to fall in rows or masses, as in mowing grass; -- with down; as, a discharge of grapeshot mows down whole ranks of men.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Mow·ing, n.
 1. The act of one who, or the operation of that which, mows.
 2. Land from which grass is cut; meadow land.
 Mowing machine, an agricultural machine armed with knives or blades for cutting standing grass, etc.  It may be drawn by a horse or horses, or propelled by a powered engine.

From: Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary

    (Heb. gez), rendered in Ps. 72:6 "mown grass." The expression
    "king's mowings" (Amos 7:1) refers to some royal right of early
    pasturage, the first crop of grass for the cavalry (comp. 1
    Kings 18:5).