tenant farmer Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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tenant farmernoun [C]

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PROPERTY a ​farmer who ​paysrent to use ​landowned by someone else: Millions of ​farmers in the Philippines are ​tenantfarmers and, on ​average, they ​hand over 60-70% of their ​harvest to their ​landlord as ​rent.
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