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Adjective
(of farmland) Plowed and harrowed, but left for a period without being sown
“The council admitted that it had not had any use for the plot, other than to let it lie fallow.”
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(of a period of time) Characterized by inaction
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“The deal underscores a solid revival in the market after the fallow years that followed the collapse of the technology boom.”
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In an idle state due to not being used or employed
“The mine was left fallow for many years.”
Adjective
Of land, ploughed but left unseeded
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Existing but not yet developed or manifest
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Unsuitable for, or inconducive to, growing crops or vegetation
Noun
Land covered with grass and other low plants suitable for grazing animals, especially cattle or sheep
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