croft definition

  • noun:
    • Chiefly British a little enclosed industry or pasture near a residence.
    • Chiefly British a tiny farm, specially a tenant farm.
    • A fenced parcel, especially in Scotland, generally little and arable and used for small-scale meals manufacturing and often with a crofter's dwelling thereon.
    • A carafe.
    • a little, inclosed field, adjoining a property; a little farm.
    • a little piece of inclosed floor used for pasture, tillage, or other purposes; any tiny tract of land; a tremendously small farm: applied particularly to the tiny farms from the western shore and countries of Scotland.
    • a tiny farm worked by a crofter
  • others:
    • To bleach (linen) after bucking or soaking in an alkaline dye, by revealing on sun and environment.

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