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
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A warrant was executed at a smallholding in Flintshire on Wednesday with a number of animals seized due to their poor condition.
To address the issue, leading rural insurer NFU Mutual has launched a new cover package to meet the needs of the growing number of people who are adopting a country lifestyle by running a smallholding.
Liberal Democrat Councillor Aled Morris Jones, who presented the motion with Cllr Ken Hughes, said: "The current policy allows the portfolio holder the option of selling off any smallholding that becomes vacant.
Bought nine years ago as a smallholding, the 100-year-old Stokesley property has been crafted into a stunning retreat which provides pretty much everything you could wish for when it comes to 21st century living.
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.
Police said the goat was killed during a break-in at a smallholding last month.
There were over 500,000 households in oil palm smallholding schemes in 2010, and up to one million permanent or temporary workers on oil palm plantations across Indonesia.
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.