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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A large farm used for growing commercial crops such as cotton or coffee.

Usage examples (39)
  • The coffee beans are from a plantation in Hawaii.
  • The term plantation is an archaic term of Old English that meant a new colony.
  • And I think that's why the term plantation is used much to our - much to our disdain.
  • The site of the plantation is assumed ripe for commercial exploitation and political control. for more
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