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ploughstaff or esp (US) plowstaff (ˈplaʊˌstɑːf)
1.  Also called: ploughtail one of the handles of a plough
2.  a spade-shaped tool used to clean the ploughshare and mouldboard
plowstaff or esp (US) plowstaff

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