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rowen

[rou-uh n] /ˈraʊ ən/
noun
1.
Chiefly Northern U.S. the second crop of grass or hay in a season; aftermath.
Origin
1300-1350
1300-50; Middle English reywayn < Old North French *rewain; cognate with French regain
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rowen

/ˈraʊən/
noun
1.
another word for aftermath (sense 2)
Word Origin
C14 reywayn, corresponding to Old French regaïn, from re- + gaïn rowen, from gaignier to till, earn; see gain1
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