Definition of Plantations. Meaning of Plantations. Synonyms of Plantations

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Definition of Plantations

Plantation
Plantation Plan*ta"tion, n. [L. plantatio: cf. F. plantation.] 1. The act or practice of planting, or setting in the earth for growth. [R.] 2. The place planted; land brought under cultivation; a piece of ground planted with trees or useful plants; esp., in the United States and West Indies, a large estate appropriated to the production of the more important crops, and cultivated by laborers who live on the estate; as, a cotton plantation; a coffee plantation. 3. An original settlement in a new country; a colony. While these plantations were forming in Connecticut. --B. Trumbull.

Meaning of Plantations from wikipedia

- changed over time. Industrial plantations are established to produce a high volume of wood in a short period of time. Plantations are grown by state forestry...
- Providence Plantation became the Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations, which became the State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations after...
- by BOH Plantations Sdn Bhd. The BOH Tea Plantation, which is located at Cameron Highlands, Pahang, Malaysia, is also the largest tea plantation in Malaysia...
- Plantations, and a delegate to the Continental Congress Roger Williams (1603–1684) – founder of the Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations...
- culture to the natives. Small private plantations by wealthy landowners began in 1606, while the official plantation began in 1609. Most of the land colonised...
- Plantations are an important aspect of the history of the American South, particularly the antebellum (pre-American Civil War) era. The mild subtropical...
- The Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations, in the Narragansett Bay, New England was one of the original Thirteen Colonies established on the...
- Unofficial plantations carried out privately by landlords also took place, such as those in County Antrim and County Down. The 16th-century plantations were...
- number of plantations and great house properties that were instrumental in the islands' booming sugar trade. Families often owned several plantations and the...
- Anubhav Plantations was an Indian Chennai-based plantation company founded in 1992. It sold shares in teak plantations on guaranteed interests and later...
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