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homestead

home·stead

homestead

 
pronunciation:
hom sted
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a house and the land and buildings that are around it; a farm.
similar words:
farm
definition 2: a piece of land that was given by the United States government to someone who promised to live on it and farm it.
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