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furrow

noun [C] uk   /ˈfʌr.əʊ/  us   /ˈfɝː.oʊ/
a long line or hollow that is formed or cut into the surface of something: A deep furrow has formed in the rock, where water has run over it for centuries. Years of anxiety have lined her brow with deep furrows.

furrow

verb [T] uk   /ˈfʌr.əʊ/  us   /ˈfɝː.oʊ/
to form or cut a long line or hollow in the surface of something: The wheels of the heavy tractor furrowed the soft ground. The pain of the headache made him furrow his brow (= make lines in the skin above his eyes).
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