homesteader Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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homesteadernoun [C]

uk   /ˈhəʊmˌsted.ər/  us   /ˈhoʊmˌsted.ɚ/ US
someone who goes to ​live and ​growcrops on ​land given by the ​government, ​especially in the past: In the 1800s, thousands of homesteaders ​settled on the ​prairies of the ​western US
(Definition of homesteader from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “homesteader”
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指旧时政府资助的)经营农庄者…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指舊時政府資助的)農莊擁有者…
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