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furrow

 [fur´o]
a groove or trench.
atrioventricular furrow the transverse groove marking off the atria of the heart from the ventricles.
digital furrow any one of the transverse folds across the joints on the palmar surface of a finger.
gluteal furrow the furrow that separates the buttocks.

fur·row

(fŭr'rō),
A groove or sulcus.
[A.S. furh]

furrow

/fur·row/ (fur´o) a groove or sulcus.
atrioventricular furrow  the transverse groove marking off the atria of the heart from the ventricles.
digital furrow  any one of the transverse folds across the joints on the palmar surface of a finger.
genital furrow  a groove that appears on the genital tubercle of the fetus at the end of the second month.
mentolabial furrow  the hollow just above the chin.
nympholabial furrow  a groove separating the labium majus and labium minus on each side.
scleral furrow  see under sulcus.

furrow

[fur′ō]
Etymology: AS, furh
a groove, such as the atrioventricular furrow that separates the atria from the ventricles of the heart.

fur·row

(fŭr'rō)
A groove or sulcus.
[A.S. furh]

fur·row

(fŭr'rō)
A groove or sulcus.
[A.S. furh]

furrow

a groove or trench.

atrioventricular furrow
the transverse groove marking off the atria of the heart from the ventricles.
gluteal furrow
the furrow that separates the buttocks.
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FURROW The open ditch left by the rear-most bottom as the plow progresses through the land is called a furrow.
Fertilizer nitrogen (N) was applied in all plots at 150 pounds per acre for wheat and 200 pounds per acre for corn exclusively via fertigation for the overhead systems and a combination of ground-applied and water run for the furrow irrigation systems.
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This study aims at exploring the potential interactive effects of soil infiltration rates, slope steepness, and furrow irrigation characteristics on furrow irrigation-induced erosion in a semiarid region using a FIIE model.
The puparia of Icfrealeyrodes species do not have a distinct caudal furrow, and the area posterior to vasiform orifice is intersected by the converging submarginal furrows; whereas, the puparia of Asialeyrodes species have a distinct caudal furrow connected with posterior margin of vasiform orifice and is often filled with minute tubercles, and the submarginal furrow usually diverges outwards and terminates near caudal tracheal pore.
The mean grain yield under disk-type furrow opener, reverse-hoe type furrow opener and hoe-type furrow opener were 4.
Mailhol (2003) attempted to validate a predictive form of the Horton infiltration for simulating furrow irrigation.
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Results indicated that in 1 of 3 years, cotton yield and net return were higher with furrow diking over four irrigation regimes, including dryland.