Definition of farrow noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈfærəʊ//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈfæroʊ//
    Groups of animals
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  1. 1a group of baby pigs that are born together to the same mother synonym litter See related entries: Groups of animals
  2. 2an act of giving birth to pigs
  3. Word OriginOld English fearh, færh ‘young pig’, of West Germanic origin, from an Indo-European root shared by Greek porkos and Latin porcus ‘pig’.
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