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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The class of agricultural laborers

Usage examples (30)
  • The lot of women among the tribes, and among the peasantry, is not, from all I hear, an unhappy one.
  • Integrating the peasantry is a classic problem of modernization.
  • Below the peasantry was a slave class, some state-owned and some in private hands.
  • What impressed me as the one serious hardship of the peasantry was their hours of labor. for more
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