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Definition of clough

Clough
Clough Clough, n. [OE. clough, cloghe, clou, clewch, AS. (assumed) cl[=o]h, akin to G. klinge ravine.] 1. A cleft in a hill; a ravine; a narrow valley. --Nares. 2. A sluice used in returning water to a channel after depositing its sediment on the flooded land. --Knight.
Clough
Clough Clough (?; 115), n. (Com.) An allowance in weighing. See Cloff.
clough
Cloff Cloff (?; 115), n. [Etymol. uncertain.] Formerly an allowance of two pounds in every three hundred weight after the tare and tret are subtracted; now used only in a general sense, of small deductions from the original weight. [Written also clough.] --McCulloch.

Meaning of clough from wikipedia

- Brian Howard Clough, OBE (/klʌf/ KLUF; 21 March 1935 – 20 September 2004) was an English football player and manager. He pla**** as a striker and remains...
- Coordinates: 54°17′20″N 5°50′06″W / 54.289°N 5.835°W / 54.289; -5.835 Clough (/ˈklɒk/ KLOK; from Irish: an Chloch, meaning "the stone") is a village...
- Nigel Howard Clough (born 19 March 1966) is an English professional football manager and former player who is the manager of League One club Burton Albion...
- Zach Paul John Clough (born 8 March 1995) is an English professional footballer who plays for Nottingham Forest, as a striker. He can also play as an attacking...
- of suffragist Anne Clough and father to Blanche Athena Clough who both became prin****ls of Newnham College, Cambridge. Arthur Clough was born in Liverpool...
- Clough Ltd. (short name: Clough) is an international public company based in Perth, Western Australia. It has projects in engineering, construction, operations...
- 2904°N 5.8323°W / 54.2904; -5.8323 Clough Castle is the site of an Anglo-Norman motte-and-bailey situated in Clough, County Down, Northern Ireland, near...
- modest playing career, he went on to work in management alongside Brian Clough at Derby County and Nottingham Forest, winning the Football League with...
- Gerald Wayne Clough (born September 24, 1941) is President Emeritus of the Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech) and former Secretary of the Smithsonian...
- Hole Clough Clough Castle, a motte-and-bailey in the village of Clough Clough Dene, a village in County Durham, England Clough Hall Clough Head Clough River...
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