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an irregularly shaped mass of indefinite size

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an awkward stupid person

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She turned, and desperately resumed her digging, tears dripping upon the fork-handle and upon the clods.
"Well, mind you crumble up the clods," said Levin, going towards his horse, "and keep an eye on Mishka.
In his grasp the veriest clod of earth assumed a soul.
"Ah, clod! ah, earthly mass!" cried Aylmer, laughing in a sort of frenzy, "you have served me well!
Like the earth they master and serve, those men, slow of eye and speech, do not show the inner fire; so that, at last, it becomes a question with them as with the earth, what there is in the core: heat, violence, a force mysterious and terrible--or nothing but a clod, a mass fertile and inert, cold and unfeeling, ready to bear a crop of plants that sustain life or give death.
Having to face alone his own fields, he felt the inferiority of man who passes away before the clod that remains.
To frozen clods ever the spring's invisible law returns,
"I went to school in bare feet and carrying a couple of clods of turf.
Each tractor had a supply of dirt clods and the wars began.
VANDALS have ripped up some of Bedworth's beautiful flower beds, leaving plants and clods of earth strewn across the path.
Schafer WM, Singer MJ (1976) Reinvestigation of effect of saran coatings on extensibility of swelling soil clods. Soil Science 122, 360-364.
Clay soils require shredding so that the clay clods are about 1/2 inch to 1 inch in diameter.
Mark Thomas WRU think "grassroots" are the clods of earth after every scrum on the Millennium pitch!
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