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English definition of “sod”


noun (GRASS)    /sɒd/ US  /sɑːd/
[S or C] a rectangular piece that has been cut from an area of grass : He worked fast , cutting and slicing the turf neatly , heaving the sod to one side .Common plants [S] literary soil or ground : She sleeps beneath the sod (= she is dead and has been buried ).Soil
(Definition of sod noun (GRASS) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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