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Word: plantation

Plantation
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  • noun an estate where cash crops are grown on a large scale (especially in tropical areas)
  • noun a newly established colony (especially in the colonization of North America)
    Examples
    • the practice of sending convicted criminals to serve on the Plantations was common in the 17th century
  • noun garden consisting of a small cultivated wood without undergrowth
    Synonyms

    grove, orchard, woodlet

Definitions are taken from Princeton’s WordNet 3.0, Princeton University, 2010