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shaw

noun \ ˈshȯ \

Definition of shaw

dialect

Origin and Etymology of shaw

Middle English, from Old English sceaga; akin to Old Norse skegg beard — more at shag


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shaw

noun

Definition of shaw

chiefly British
: the tops and stalks of a cultivated crop (such as potatoes or turnips)

Origin and Etymology of shaw

probably alteration of show


Shaw

biographical name \ ˈshȯ \

Definition of Shaw

George Bernard 1856–1950 British (Irish-born) author

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