crofting

noun croft·ing \ -tiŋ \

Definition of crofting

plural -s
1 chiefly British
a :the quality or state of being successively cropped
b :the land so cropped
2 chiefly British :the system of tenancy of crofters
  • crofting townships
  • the crofting problem

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Origin and Etymology of crofting

1croft + -ing


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