fallow period

Definition of fallow period

  1. :  a period in which a writer does no writing

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  of a light yellowish-brown color

  1. :  usually cultivated land that is allowed to lie idle during the growing season

    :  plowed land

    :  the state or period of being fallow

  1. :  to plow, harrow, and break up (land) without seeding to destroy weeds and conserve soil moisture

  1. :  left untilled or unsown after plowing

    :  dormant, inactive

  1. :  the completion of a cycle, a series of events, or a single action :  conclusion

    :  an utterance from one full stop to another :  sentence

    :  a well-proportioned sentence of several clauses

  1. :  of, relating to, or representing a particular historical period

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