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Slot or narrow trench made by a plough fitted with a mould‐board to turn the topsoil as it passes. Regular ploughing in a pattern that always turns the soil in the same direction can have the effect of creating corrugations in the field surface known archaeologically as ridge and furrow.

Subjects: Archaeology.


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