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sheugh

or sheuch

[shookh]Scot. and North England
noun
  1. a furrow, ditch, or trench.
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verb (used with object)
  1. to plow or dig (a furrow, ditch, etc.).
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Origin of sheugh

First recorded in 1495–1505; N dialectal variant of sough2
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British Dictionary definitions for sheuch

sheuch

sheugh

noun
  1. Scot dialect a ditch or trough
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Word Origin

dialect variant of sough ²
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