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Definition of Drove

Drove
Drove Drove, imp. of Drive.
Drove
Drove Drove, n. [AS. dr[=a]f, fr. dr[=i]fan to drive. See Drive.] 1. A collection of cattle driven, or cattle collected for driving; a number of animals, as oxen, sheep, or swine, driven in a body. 2. Any collection of irrational animals, moving or driving forward; as, a finny drove. --Milton. 3. A crowd of people in motion. Where droves, as at a city gate, may pass. --Dryden. 4. A road for driving cattle; a driftway. [Eng.] 5. (Agric.) A narrow drain or channel used in the irrigation of land. --Simmonds. 6. (Masonry) (a) A broad chisel used to bring stone to a nearly smooth surface; -- called also drove chisel. (b) The grooved surface of stone finished by the drove chisel; -- called also drove work.

Meaning of Drove from wikipedia

- Droving is the practice of moving livestock over long distances by walking them "on the hoof". Droving stock to market, usually on foot and often with...
- A drovers' road, drove [road] or droveway is a route for droving livestock on foot from one place to another, such as to market or between summer and...
- "I Drove All Night" is a song written and composed by American songwriters Billy Steinberg and Tom Kelly and made famous by American singer Cyndi Lauper...
- "The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down" is a song written by Robbie Robertson and originally recorded by the Canadian roots rock group the Band in 1969...
- Football Club Parson Drove is a football club based in Parson Drove, Cambridgeshire, England. They are currently members of the Peterborough & District...
- In Droves is the second studio album by alternative metal band Black Map, released on March 10, 2017. Charts Run Rabbit Run. Mainstream rock #31 Rowe,...
- Barroway Drove is a village in the parish of Stow Bardolph in Norfolk, England. The parish also includes Stowbridge. For the purposes of local government...
- Infobox UK place is being considered for conversion to a wrapper. › Whaplode Drove is a village in the civil parish of Whaplode , in the South Holland district...
- droves, left from the splitting process. The droving chisel is used for the next stage, making the surface of the stone flat enough to use. The drove...
- Infobox UK place is being considered for conversion to a wrapper. › Gedney Drove End is a village in the civil parish of Gedney and the South Holland district...
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