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furrownoun [C]

us   /ˈfɜr·oʊ, ˈfʌr·oʊ/
a long, narrow cut or fold in the surface of something: The plow sped along the furrow, turning over the earth. He tried to smooth the furrow out of his jacket.
furrow
verb [T] us   /ˈfɜr·oʊ, ˈfʌr·oʊ/
When Tony’s deep in thought, he furrows his brow.
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furrownoun [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.

furrowverb [T]

uk   /ˈfʌr.əʊ/ us   /ˈfɝː.oʊ/
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