farmhold


farmhold
\\ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷\ noun or farmholding \\ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷\ (-s)
Etymology: farmhold from Middle English fermehold, from ferme rent, lease + hold land that is held; farmholding from farm (II) + holding, n. — more at farms, hold
archaic : a tract of land cultivated as a farm

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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