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Definition of plowshare noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

plowshare

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˈplaʊʃɛr//
 
(also share)
 
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  • the broad curved blade of a plow
  • Idioms
    turn swords into plowshares (literary)
     
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    to stop fighting and return to peaceful activities
    See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: plowshare