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Rove

rove

1. To wander over or through. Roving the field, i chanced A goodly tree far distant to behold. (milton)

2. To plow into ridges by turning the earth of two furrows together.

The act of wandering; a ramble. In thy nocturnal rove one moment halt.

(Science: zoology) (young) Rove beetle, any one of numerous species of beetles of the family Staphylinidae, having short elytra beneath which the wings are folded transversely. They are rapid runners, and seldom fly.


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Emus hirtu s - a nice, large and yellow rove beetle

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