Snowplough
Snowplow Snow"plow`, Snowplough Snow"plough`, n. An implement operating like a plow, but on a larger scale, for clearing away the snow from roads, railways, etc. [1913 Webster]

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  • snowplough — (US snowplow) ► NOUN 1) an implement or vehicle for clearing roads of snow. 2) Skiing an act of turning the points of one s skis inwards in order to slow down or turn …   English terms dictionary

  • snowplough — UK [ˈsnəʊˌplaʊ] / US [ˈsnoʊˌplaʊ] verb [intransitive] Word forms snowplough : present tense I/you/we/they snowplough he/she/it snowploughs present participle snowploughing past tense snowploughed past participle snowploughed in skiing, to slow… …   English dictionary

  • snowplough — [[t]sno͟ʊplaʊ[/t]] snowploughs N COUNT A snowplough is a vehicle which is used to push snow off roads or railway lines. (in AM, use snowplow) …   English dictionary

  • snowplough — (US snowplow) noun 1》 an implement or vehicle for clearing roads of snow. 2》 Skiing an act of turning the points of one s skis inwards in order to slow down or turn. verb Skiing execute a snowplough …   English new terms dictionary

  • snowplough — noun Commonwealth spelling of snowplow …   Wiktionary

  • snowplough — [ˈsnəʊˌplaʊ] noun [C] a large vehicle that pushes snow off the road …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • snowplough — /ˈsnoʊplaʊ/ (say snohplow) noun 1. a contrivance for clearing away snow from roads, railways, etc. 2. Skiing a technique in which a skier moves slowly down hill or to a stop, by edging the skis inward, the tips touching, with the skis in a V… …   Australian English dictionary

  • snowplough — n. (US snowplow) a device, or a vehicle equipped with one, for clearing roads of thick snow …   Useful english dictionary

  • Snowplough Apartments — (Банско,Болгария) Категория отеля: 3 звездочный отель Адрес: 9, Han Asparuh, 2770 Банско …   Каталог отелей

  • Snowplough turn — The snowplough turn (also dubbed the wedge or pizza ) is a braking and turning skiing technique, usually taught to beginners. The front tips of the skis are brought together and the tails pushed wide apart, with the knees rolled inwards slightly …   Wikipedia

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