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yeoman

noun [C] uk   /ˈjəʊ.mən/ us    /ˈjoʊ-/ ( plural -men   /-mən/   )
in the past, a man who was not a servant and who owned and cultivated (= grew crops on) an area of land
Translations of “yeoman”
in Chinese (Traditional) (舊時的)自由民,小土地私有者,自耕農…
in Chinese (Simplified) (旧时的)自由民,小土地私有者,自耕农…
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