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Etymology

From Middle English manuren (to manure), from Old French manovrer (whence also English maneuver), from vulgar Latin *manuoperare "work by hand", from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] manu + operari (to work).

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Verb

Infinitive
to manure

Third person singular
manur

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
es

to manure (third-person singular simple present manur, present participle es, simple past and past participle -)
  1. To cultivate by manual labor; to till; hence, to develop by culture.
  2. To apply manure (as fertilizer or soil improver).

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Noun

Singular
manure

Plural
-

manure (-)
  1. Animal excrement, especially that of common domestic farm animals and when used as fertilizer. Generally speaking, from cows, horses, pigs and chickens.

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