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sowens

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noun plural but singular or plural in construction sow·ens \ˈsü-ənz, ˈsō-\

Definition of sowens

  1. :  porridge from oat husks and siftings



Origin of sowens

Scottish Gaelic sùghan


First Known Use: 1582


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