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sow

(sou)
n.
a. An adult female pig, especially one that has had at least one litter.
b. The adult female of several other animals, such as the bear.

sow

a female pig that has had a litter.

sow mouth
the maxilla is foreshortened and the lower jaw protrudes beyond it.
sow stall
a farrowing stall with limited room for movement but maximum protection for the suckers.
sow thistles
non-productive sow days
the sow is neither lactating nor gestating. Used as a herd measure of management during the period between weaning of the sow and successful mating.
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Foreign powers benefit from and extensively use tools such as politics, sectarianism, and racism to sow the seeds of strife among Sunnis and Shiites," he added.
PIPPA SAYS: If it's outdoor tomatoes you want, don't sow the seeds yet as temperatures are likely to be too cold for at least three months.
No special equipment or application technology is required -- farmers simply mix Messenger in a container with water, dip the seed in the mixture, and then sow the seeds.
Then sow the seeds thinly along each row and carefully cover them with soil.
GETTING STARTED: Sow the seeds in autumn or buy bedding plants at nurseries now.
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Sow the seeds in two rows 18cm apart, leaving 15cm between the seeds in each row.
5 million of us who aren't part of that culture, they paint rosy pictures of a world that disappeared long ago and then sow the seeds of fear and uncertainty if anything should change.
Our distributors left armed with the training and tools to accelerate the company's growth and sow the seeds for Brain Garden's growth around the world.
The information and experience they have shared with me has helped sow the seeds of what we all hope will be a successful business.
You should sow the seeds in July and August, and by September and October you will be able to plant out the seedlings, spacing them around 10in (25cm) apart each way.
5in) deep, water along the drill, then sow the seeds half an inch apart.