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plantation

noun

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a settlement in a new country or region
  • the struggling plantation almost failed during the first winter

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The first known use of plantation was in the 15th century

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“Plantation.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/plantation. Accessed 3 Jul. 2022.

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