smallholding


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smallholding

(ˈsmɔːlˌhəʊldɪŋ)
n
(Agriculture) a holding of agricultural land smaller than a small farm
ˈsmallˌholder n
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
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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"
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smallholding

[ˈsmɔːlˌhəʊldɪŋ] Nparcela f, minifundio m, chacra f (S. Cone)
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

smallholding

[ˈsmɔːlhəʊldɪŋ] n (British)petite ferme fsmall hours npl
in the small hours → au petit matinsmall intestine nintestin m grêle
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

smallholding

[ˈsmɔːlˌhəʊldɪŋ] n (Brit) → piccola tenuta
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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