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Uncultivated land
To make land fallow for agricultural purposes
Inactive; undeveloped
Ploughed but left unseeded for more than one planting season
An area of fallow land
Ground ploughed and harrowed but left unseeded for one year
A pale red or yellow, light brown; dun
land broken up and left to become mellow or to rest
{n} ground at rest
{v} to plow in order to plow again
{a} uncultivated, unoccupied
The practice of leaving land either uncropped and weed-free, or with volunteer vegetation during at least one period when a crop would normally be grown; objective may be to control weeds, accumulate water, and/or available plant nutrients
The plowing or tilling of land, without sowing it for a season; as, summer fallow, properly conducted, has ever been found a sure method of destroying weeds
Crop land left idle in order to restore productivity and/or control of weeds Summerfallow or bare fallow is used in cereal production in many areas of low rainfall Plant growth is kept to a minimum so that moisture and nutrients will accumalate for the sunsequent crop
A fallow period is a time when very little is being achieved. There followed something of a fallow period professionally, until a job came up in the summer
Cropland left idle in order to restore productivity through accumulation of moisture Summer fallow is common in regions of limited rainfall where cereal grains are grown The soil is tilled for at least one growing season for weed control and decomposition of plant residue
Pale red or pale yellow; as, a fallow deer or greyhound
land ploughed and tilled, but left unsown for a season to allow it to recuperate family planning spacing or preventing the birth of children famine severe shortage of food affecting a large number of people
Resting land from deliberate cropping, not necessarily without cultivation or grazing, but without sowing
Agricultural method where a field is not cultivated and planted with food crops for a time period to restore its fertility Fertility is often restored by growth legume crops which can fix nitrogen
undeveloped but potentially useful; "a fallow gold market"
Agricultural land that is plowed or tilled but left unseeded during a growing season Fallowing is usually done to conserve moisture
{i} land plowed but not seeded, unsown land, uncultivated land
Land that is left unplanted so that it can regain its fertility
cultivated land that is not seeded for one or more growing seasons undeveloped but potentially useful; "a fallow gold market" left unplowed and unseeded during a growing season; "fallow farmland
cultivated land that is not seeded for one or more growing seasons
Fallow land has been dug or ploughed but nothing has been planted in it, especially so that its quality or strength has a chance to improve. The fields lay fallow
land that has been left unseeded during a growing season
Plowed land
the period during which land is left to recover its productivity (reduced by cropping) mainly through accumulation of water, nutrients, attrition of pathogens, or a combination of all three During this period, the land may be bare or covered by natural or planted vegetation The term may be applied to the land itself or to the crop growing on it [GBA]
Land that has lain a year or more untilled or unseeded; land plowed without being sowed for the season
Left untilled or unsowed after plowing; uncultivated; as, fallow ground
{s} plowed but not seeded, unsown, uncultivated (about land)
left unplowed and unseeded during a growing season; "fallow farmland"
To plow, harrow, and break up, as land, without seeding, for the purpose of destroying weeds and insects, and rendering it mellow; as, it is profitable to fallow cold, strong, clayey land
left unplowed and unseeded during a growing season; "fallow farmland
cultivated land that is not seeded for one or more growing seasons undeveloped but potentially useful; "a fallow gold market"
farmed land which is left for a period without being sown
falwe
fallow crop
The crop taken from a green fallow field
fallow deer
A ruminant mammal (Dama dama) belonging to the family Cervidae
fallow-deer
Attributive form of fallow deer, noun
fallow deer
A European species of deer (Cervus dama), much smaller than the red deer
fallow deer
In summer both sexes are spotted with white
fallow deer
It is common in England, where it is often domesticated in the parks
fallow deer
small Eurasian deer
fallow deer
A fallow deer is a small deer that has a reddish coat which develops white spots in summer. A small Eurasian deer (Dama dama) having a yellowish-red coat spotted with white in summer and broad, flattened antlers in the male. a small European deer which is yellowish brown with white spots
fallow field
field that is plowed and left unplanted for a season
fallow land
land left unseeded for a season or more in order to increase its productivity
fallow-deer
{i} small deer native to Europe and Asia
fallowed
Simple past tense and past participle of fallow
green fallow
Fallow ground which is planted with a different crop, e.g. a pease field planted with turnips
summer fallow
Land uncropped and plowed, etc., during the summer, in order to pulverize the soil and kill the weeds
winter fallow
Land that is kept fallow during the winter
fallowness
{n} a fallow state, rest, barrenness
Persian fallow deer
{i} large fallow-deer with big antlers found southern Iran
fallowed
past of fallow
fallowed
Of land, ploughed but left unseeded
fallowing
present participle of fallow
fallowness
A well or opening, through the successive floors of a warehouse or manufactory, through which goods are raised or lowered
fallows
third-person singular of fallow
fallows
plural of fallow; uncultivated land
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