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hoe

 
 
pronunciation:
ho
parts of speech:
noun, verb
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part of speech: noun
definition: a garden tool with a thin, flat blade at the end of a long handle. It is used for breaking up the soil and removing weeds.
 
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: hoes, hoeing, hoed
definition: to use a hoe on; dig or weed.
The children hoed the vegetable garden and got it ready to plant seeds.
derivation: hoer (n.)
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