tenant farmer(redirected from Tenant farming)
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One who farms land owned by another and pays rent in cash or in kind.
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(Agriculture) a person who farms land rented from another, the rent usually taking the form of part of the crops grown or livestock reared
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a person who farms the land of another and pays rent with cash or with a portion of the produce.
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|Noun||1.||tenant farmer - a farmer who works land owned by someone else|
tenant - a holder of buildings or lands by any kind of title (as ownership or lease)
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