from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • intransitive v. To work as a sharecropper.
  • transitive v. To work (land) or grow (crops) as a sharecropper.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To participate in a financial arrangement in which a tenant farmer pays for use of land with a share (part) of the crop raised on that land.


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