share-tenant

noun
variants: or less commonly share-renter \ ˈ⸗ˌ⸗⸗ \

Definition of share-tenant

: one who operates a farm owned by another, pays a share of the crop as rent, and provides labor, power and implements, and usually his share of seed and fertilizer — compare sharecropper

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“Share-tenant.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/share-tenant. Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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