Definitions starting with P

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provision ground

[W Car.; OED idem "in the West Indies"; cf. GROUND field] n. a field for crops: 1966 They brought him some okra puddings, sapodilly out the provision ground (Crowley 96). (Andros, San Sal.)

Tags: agriculture, geography, noun

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Last update: 2010-11-22 01:03
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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