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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]

fur·row

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

fur·row

(fŭr'rō)
A groove or sulcus.
[A.S. furh]
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| Rig & Furrow (Ridge & Furrow), an exhibition of new paintings and prints by Mary Ann Rogers can be seen at the Mary Ann Rogers Gallery in Hexham, Northumberland.
The lower end of each seed tube terminates in a hoe, shoe or disc-type furrow opener that makes a furrow in the soil into which the seeds are dropped.
Water Management Research Center at University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, introduced bed and furrow planter to plant four wheat rows on a 90 cm bed and furrow system [11], and the results showed around 49% saving in irrigation water timing and 18% higher yield with raised bed planting in comparison with flat sowing [11, 18, 19].
Random blocks encompassing eight treatments and four repetitions were utilized in subdivided parcels with the chief parcels formed by four levels of soil density and the sub-parcels by two furrow openers.
The treatments were sowing of seed on flat bed (seed broadcasting), flat bed (drilling in rows), raised bed and ridge bed (furrow).
The irrigation methods were furrow irrigation for furrow and flood irrigation for uniform row and wide-narrow row.
The investment costs for irrigation systems also vary considerably, from about $210 per acre for furrow and $556 per acre for a quarter-section center-pivot system, to $1,200 per acre for an SDI installation in 2011 dollar values (Amosson et al.
One key discovery was that astral microtubules from two separate mitotic apparatuses of a torus-shaped, binucleate sand dollar embryo were able to signal the formation of a secondary cleavage furrow between them (Rappaport, 1961).
Distributors often want to solidify their relationship with their customers, Furrow says, and conducting a tasting is another way for them to promote their wines.
Results showed that higher water use efficiency of 0.68 kg m-3 under drip irrigation, while lowest water use efficiency of 0.25 kg m-3 found under furrow irrigation method.
A species of Tannudiscus with a subconical frontal glabellar lobe, which reaches the anterior border furrow and is 52-61% the length of the posterior glabellar lobe.
In irrigation type, by many researches, it estimated that drip irrigation in this crop better than furrow irrigation [4, 10, 11, 24, 26] but in each zone must have economy assessment.