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  1. farm

    • IPA[färm]

    美式

    • n.
      an area of land and its buildings used for growing crops and rearing animals, typically under the control of one owner or manager;the main dwelling place on a farm; a farmhouse
    • v.
      make one's living by growing crops or keeping livestock;use (land) for growing crops and rearing animals, especially commercially
    • verb: farm, 3rd person present: farms, gerund or present participle: farming, past tense: farmed, past participle: farmed

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    名詞

    • 1. an area of land and its buildings used for growing crops and rearing animals, typically under the control of one owner or manager a farm of 100 acres farm workers
    • the main dwelling place on a farm; a farmhouse a half-timbered farm
    • a place for breeding a particular type of animal or producing a specified crop a fish farm
    • an establishment at which something is produced or processed an energy farm

    動詞

    • 1. make one's living by growing crops or keeping livestock he has farmed organically for five years 同義詞 be a farmer, practice farming, cultivate/till/work the land, till the soil, rear livestock, ... 更多
    • use (land) for growing crops and rearing animals, especially commercially marshes are being drained in order to farm the land 同義詞 cultivate, bring under cultivation, till, work, plow, ... 更多
    • breed or grow commercially (a type of livestock or crop, especially one not normally domesticated or cultivated) ostriches are farmed in South Africa and Australia 同義詞 grow, cultivate, raise, plant, tend, ... 更多
    • 2. send out or subcontract work to others it saves time and money to farm out some writing work to specialized companies
    • arrange for a child or other dependent person to be looked after by someone, usually for payment the babies are farmed out for five years
    • dated send a sports player to a farm team he was farmed out in 1938 and '39 and came back for two games in 1940
    • 3. historical allow someone to collect and keep the revenues from (a tax) on payment of a fee the customs had been farmed to the collector for a fixed sum
    • adj.
      (of a type of livestock or crop) bred or grown commercially, especially as opposed to living in ... farmed salmon

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    • adj.
      (of a type of livestock or crop) bred or grown commercially, especially as opposed to living in ... farmed salmon

    Oxford American Dictionary

    • n.
      an estate or land held in fee simple subject to a perpetual fixed rent.

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    • n.
      a farm offering accommodation to paying guests: holiday apartments, farm stays, and B&Bs are found throughout the island

    Oxford Dictionary

    • n.
      an organization employing people to make deliberately offensive or provocative online posts in ... if the company finds evidence of other troll farms, it may prompt lawmakers to reopen their investigations

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    • n.
      a commercial enterprise that employs a large number of people to repeatedly click on items of ... click farms could play a significant role in potentially misleading consumers

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    • n.
      a farm that produces milk or milk products: once the cows' milk leaves the dairy farm, it goes to a creamery

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    • n.
      an area of land with a group of energy-producing windmills or wind turbines.

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    • IPA[fɑːm]

    英式

    • n.
      an area of land and its buildings, used for growing crops and rearing animals: a farm of 100 acres farm workers
    • v.
      make one's living by growing crops or keeping livestock: he has farmed organically for years

    Oxford Dictionary