inspan

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in +‎ span

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inspan (third-person singular simple present inspans, present participle inspanning, simple past and past participle inspanned)

  1. To yoke oxen.
    • 1917, H. Rider Haggard, Finished, 2004 Kessinger ed., ISBN 1419119745, page 39:
      There was no time to inspan the oxen []
  2. To bring or force into service.

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inspan

  1. first-person singular present indicative of inspannen (when using a subclause)

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