Foster land

Land allotted for the maintenance of any one.
- Bacon.
One's adopted country.

See also: Foster, Foster

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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"It is a relationship between motherland and foster land," he said.
DuBois called "foster land," emerged a complex continuity from the songs of slaves to Negro spirituals to minstrel songs various kinds of musical fashions: the "cakewalk" of the 1880s, the "coon song" of the 1890s, the "ragtime" of 1900, the "blues" of 1910, and "jazz" of the 1920s.
N Foster landed 17, while Jack Hodgson landed 12 on Buzzers.
C Bell from Durham returned a 12lb rainbow on worm; P Mcneill landed eight to 12lb on fly and N Foster landed a 10lb rainbow to fly.
Foster landed around 13 punches, some as his victim was defenceless on the ground when the pair clashed on Main Street, Ballynahinch, Co Down, in 2012.
Jason Foster landed a one-two in the opening trial stakes when his Sids Hero beat kennelmate Coolavanny Hero in 30.65sec, while Rick Holloway was on the mark in the top division as his Newinn Hawk got the better of a sustained tussle with Assassin Eight to win in 30.34sec.
POINT-SAVER: Jamie Foster lands his late penalty that helped St Helens earn a dramatic draw with Hull KR back in February.
After working on Broadway in Les Misarables, Grease, Annie, and The Scarlet Pimpernel, Foster landed a job in the ensemble of a new musical--a stage version of the 1967 Julie Andrews movie Thoroughly Modern Millie--scheduled for the La Jolla Playhouse and, eventually, Broadway.
Foster landed some decent punches but Arthur - stronger and taller than his rival - was able to land punches at will.
N Foster landed 23 on fly while M Proudfoot caught 33 on Cats Whisker and Black Fritz.
N Foster landed eight, including a 4lb 8oz brown, and many other good catches were made to both fly and worm.
Last night, Foster landed six goals, set up Ryan McGoldrick's early touchdown and sealed a revenge win for their heartbreaking Magic Weekend defeat with another late assist for Tom Briscoe.