plowman

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From Middle English plowman, ploghmon, plouȝman, equivalent to plow +‎ man. Compare Middle Dutch ploechman.

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plowman (plural plowmen)

  1. A male plower, who plows land with a plough.
    A cereal breeder's farmhands must be good plowmen.

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