from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A farm, including its land and buildings.
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- n. The main building of a farm
- n. A farm, including its buildings
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A farm with the building upon it; a homestead on a farm.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The collection of buildings belonging to a farm; the homestead on a farm.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the buildings and adjacent grounds of a farm
- n. a farm together with its buildings
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There is even a growing movement among traditional American dairies to make their own cheeses right on the farm (called farmstead cheeses).
Thorstein had a home in the Western Settlement at a certain farmstead, which is called Lysufirth.
The house they reside in -- it cannot be called a farmstead -- is a large villa-like mansion of recent erection, and fitted with every modern convenience.
In Missouri there are 10 of these cheese operations, known as farmstead producers, according to the state milk board.
Place where the reeds grow (LXX. and Copt. read "farmstead"), the name of a place in Egypt where the children of Israel encamped (Ex. 14: 2, 9), how long is uncertain.
'farmstead', with a large roundhouse S9 set in an enclosure of about third of a hectare with several other buildings.
For years, she dreamed about fixing up and living in the farmstead down the road.
Adam Friedberg for The Wall Street Journal The renovation, by Howell Custom Building, which also worked on the farmstead restoration, opened up the kitchen to create a family room.
Of the 2.1 million people who counted as farmers, about 1.3 million of them live in a farmstead in rural America.
Malick's seminal second film – a dreamy mix of earthiness and spiritualism, set on a Texan farmstead.
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