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English definition of “smallholding”

smallholding

noun [C] (also small holding)     /ˈsmɔːlˌhəʊldɪŋ/ UK PROPERTY
a small piece of land used for farming: He moved to the country where he runs a smallholding growing vegetables and keeping a cow.
smallholder noun [C]
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