Definition of earth-ridge in English:

earth-ridge

noun

  • A raised line or bank of earth, specifically one formed in or around a field by the action of a plough.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in William Marshall (bap. 1745, d. 1818), agricultural writer and land agent. Partly from earth + ridge and partly (in later use) from earth + ridge.

Pronunciation

earth-ridge

/ˈəːθˌrɪdʒ/