Where no oxen are, the crib is clean: but much increase is by the strength of the ox.
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George Leo Haydock
Empty. As the land has not bee cultivated. (Haydock)
Strength, or number of oxen. (Calmet)
"The virtue of the preachers is manifested where there are many converted to produce fruit. "(St. Gregory vii. ep. viii.)