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plantation

noun [C] uk   /plænˈteɪ.ʃən/ /plɑːn-/  us   /plæn-/
a large farm, especially in a hot part of the world, on which a particular type of crop is grown: a tea/cotton/rubber plantation an area where trees are grown for wood: plantations of fast-growing conifers
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