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plural -s
in a former Irish land system
: the subletting for a single season of small portions of a farm previously prepared for sowing or planting
also : a single parcel or tenancy so held


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transitive verb

: to sublet (land) in conacre

Word History



alteration of earlier corn-acre, literally, field of grain

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“Conacre.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 May. 2024.

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