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croftnoun [C]

uk   /krɒft/  us   /krɑːft/ UK
(especially in Scotland) a very small farm around a house, or the house itself
crofter
noun [C] uk   /ˈkrɒf.tər/  us   /ˈkrɑːf.tɚ/
someone who lives and works on a croft
Translations of “croft”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指蘇格蘭住宅周圍的)小農場,農舍…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指苏格兰住宅周围的)小农场,农舍…
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