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  • n. An area of cultivated ground; a plot of land, a small subsistence farm for growing crops and fruit-bearing trees, often including the dwelling of the farmer.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A plantation; a portion of cultivated land.

Etymologies

From Swahili. (Wiktionary)

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