Main definitions of sub-plough in English

: sub-plough1sub-plough2

sub-plough1

(US sub-plow)

noun

  • = subsoil plough . Now chiefly attributive, designating the area of soil loosened by such a plough.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in William Marshall (bap. 1745, d. 1818), agricultural writer and land agent. From sub- + plough.

Pronunciation

sub-plough

/ˈsʌbplaʊ/

Main definitions of sub-plough in English

: sub-plough1sub-plough2

sub-plough2

(US sub-plow)

verb

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in William Marshall (bap. 1745, d. 1818), agricultural writer and land agent. From sub- + plough.

Pronunciation

sub-plough

/ˈsʌbplaʊ/