- 犁: 動詞1. （斜著支撐） prop up; sustain2. （用土石擋水） block up; stop up
- 磐: [書面語]Ⅰ名詞（紆回層迭的山石） big mountain stoneⅡ動詞（逗留） stay
The staple conversation on the farms around was on the uselessness of saving money ; and smock - frocked arithmeticians, leaning on their ploughs or hoes, would enter into calculations of great nicety to prove that parish relief was a fuller provision for a man in his old age than any which could result from savings out of their wages during a whole lifetime
Although hale woman hand is taken, plow v hoe cultivate, the crops in tian tu also grows nothing cavalcade
The land ploughs hard after the drought.
Rakes, ploughs, hoes and spades are simple farming implements
Nevertheless, it is from the harvest that the payment is to come ; since the farmer would not undertake this outlay unless he expected that the harvest would repay him, and with a profit too on this fresh advance ; that is, unless the harvest would yield, besides the remuneration of the farm labourers ( and a profit for advancing it ), a sufficient residue to remunerate the plough - maker ' s labourers, give the plough - maker a profit, and a profit to the farmer on both