smallholding


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smallholding

(ˈsmɔːlˌhəʊldɪŋ)
n
(Agriculture) a holding of agricultural land smaller than a small farm
ˈsmallˌholder n
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.smallholding - a piece of land under 50 acres that is sold or let to someone for cultivation
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
acres, demesne, landed estate, estate, land - extensive landed property (especially in the country) retained by the owner for his own use; "the family owned a large estate on Long Island"
Translations
husmandsbrughusmandssted

smallholding

[ˈsmɔːlˌhəʊldɪŋ] Nparcela f, minifundio m, chacra f (S. Cone)

smallholding

[ˈsmɔːlhəʊldɪŋ] n (British)petite ferme fsmall hours npl
in the small hours → au petit matinsmall intestine nintestin m grêle

smallholding

[ˈsmɔːlˌhəʊldɪŋ] n (Brit) → piccola tenuta
References in periodicals archive ?
BEN FOGLE: NEW LIVES IN THE WILD UK Channel 5, 9pm Ben Fogle meets Simon and Debbie, a former estate agent and lawyer respectively who swapped city life for a hiddenvalley smallholding in the middle of Exmoor National Park.
NINE of the 21 local councils in Wales sold off part of their smallholding estate in the year to March 2014.
Police said the goat was killed during a break-in at a smallholding last month.
The traditional stone farmhouse, outbuildings and land near Dolgellau in North Wales, is expected to attract buyers who are already involved in running a smallholding or newcomers to agriculture.
BRYN Melyn is a traditional smallholding extending to almost 40 acres.
Gill Morgan owns a smallholding in Treffgarne, Pembrokeshire, where the creature has been spotted.
IT'S certainly been a good life for Linda and Kevin Williams since they moved to their smallholding in Miskin nearly a quarter of a century ago.
00pm) The story of the 1970s sitcom about a couple who opted out of the rat race and turned their suburban back garden into a smallholding.
Properties "He has about three or four lorries up at the smallholding and employs several people.
Farmer David Sturgess, 53, was warned by a judge that he is facing jail for rigging up cameras at his mid-Wales smallholding to secretly film guests.
Now Michael John, 48, has been told to give back the cash to stay out of jail - and faces having to sell the smallholding to pay up.