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plowman

[plou-muh n] /ˈplaʊ mən/
noun, plural plowmen.
1.
a man who plows.
2.
a farm laborer or a rustic.
Origin
1225-1275
1225-75; Middle English; see plow, -man
Related forms
plowmanship, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for plowman

ploughman

/ˈplaʊmən/
noun (pl) -men
1.
a man who ploughs, esp using horses
2.
any farm labourer
Derived Forms
ploughmanship, especially (US) plowmanship, noun
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Word Origin and History for plowman
n.

also plow-man, c.1300, from plow + man (n.).

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