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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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In the second agricultural year, a higher seed yield was obtained for the three soybean cultivars sowed in October.
Average plant height, prolificity index and yield of three corn hybrids sowed during two agricultural years and five sowing days in off-spring time.
12 thousand hectares were supposed to be sowed with sugar beet this year, but the time of sowing was postponed and the sowing area was reduced due to weather conditions.