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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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Sower does not take comfortably to notions of "the way things are done" but instead looks for opportunity and innovation.
References to the Talents are common in Old French literary prologues, sometimes joined to an allusion to the Sower.
In Parable of the Sower, she illustrates a dystopia of widespread scarcity, heightened class and racial antagonisms, the destruction of local communities, the growth of private power, and governmental decay.
The sower in the Gospel is a benevolent risk taker.
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For as the rain and the snow come down from heaven, and do not return there until they have watered the earth, making it bring forth and sprout, giving seed to the sower and bread to the eater, so shall my word be that goes out from my mouth; it shall not return to me empty, but it shall accomplish that which I purpose, and succeed in the thing for which I sent it.
resident Herb Mignery won the Western Art Associates' Kieckhefer Award (formerly named "Best of Show") and the Gold Medal for Sculpture for his 33- by 14- by 10-inch bronze titled "The Sower.
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The parable of the sower illustrates the action of the word of God.
But as a diocesan editor, I feel the Journal and its staff are my partners in informing readers of The Sower about all aspects of the activities, struggles and merits of our church.
When my women's team returned from the Final Four last year, we discovered that someone had planted a basketball in a satchel on top of the Seed Sower.
the interpretation of the parable of the sower (pp.