Open Dictionary
mouse here to listen, click to choose/add more
Location: USA
Source: Learn That Word
Profile URL:

Are you a native English speaker? How do you pronounce this word?

Thank you for contributing!
upload mp3 file or record now it's easy, promised!

{%type%} Definitions

WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

ML: A Mexican farm communally owned and operated by the inhabitants of a village on an individual or cooperative basis.

Usage examples (38)
  • The Rincón Colorado ejido is 43.5 kilometers west of the state capital along federal highway 40, the road to Torreón.
  • Communal village ownership of tillable lands -- known as the ejido system -- was also established during the early Colonial Period.
  • Membership in an ejido is hereditary.
  • An enterprising governor had liberated this land from the "ejido" qualification, that of belonging to the people. for more
Tutoring comment

Tutoring comment not yet available...

add more
The Open Dictionary of English is a collaborative project, based on Open Source materials, LearnThat resources, and partner APIs.
We give special thanks to our LearnThat volunteers, as well as Princeton University and Wiktionary for their Open Source word data. We're also grateful for the support given by Google,,, and YouTube,,,,, as well as the generous Creative Commons community.