Definition of 'farm'
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The system is skewed to the largest farms. Times, Sunday Times (2016)DfID is funding training to bring people from farms to urban areas and prepare them for factory conditions. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Formerly a dairy farm, the house sits in a farmyard setting flanked by historic buildings. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Exemptions include farms, fish farms and churches. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The area 's fell farms are regarded as a vital part of its character. The Sun (2016)Until recently, it was standard practice to give young farm animals low doses to speed their growth and maximise profit. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The technology's inventors suggest harnessing solar power from roads will be a more publicly acceptable way of producing green energy than large solar farms. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But when the time came to strike out on his own, instead of livestock farming he plumped for growing and selling organic fruit and vegetables. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Their land was unproductive because their goal was to farm areas that were waste or common. The English Civil War: A People's History (2006)Your report suggests that houses near wind farms have lost value. Times, Sunday Times (2012)So far no fish farm has admitted responsibility. Times, Sunday Times (2016)These produced the codes of practice for the management of farm livestock. Times, Sunday Times (2006)This switch was favorable to tenants who leased large farms. A Social History of Modern Spain (1991)So many farm animals bred and born. A Plague of Angels (1993)There is no evidence of the condition in wild trout or farmed salmon or trout. Times, Sunday Times (2008)This steak house has organically farmed beef and locally raised bison. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He also wants a reduction in the use of antibiotics in livestock and farmed fish. The Sun (2016)It suits us to do so because we have something invested in farming them in large numbers. Times, Sunday Times (2013)One of my frustrations is guest speakers who come loaded with farm humor and animal illustrations. Christianity Today (2000)They bought the chickens at a farm on the way and took them into the hotel in boxes. The Sun (2012)He wants them to consider new ways of farming that sharply reduce sheep numbers and so promote wildlife. Times, Sunday Times (2014)There are five cases in the county on four farms spread over 50 miles. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Why do we need a German firm to build a solar farm on our land? The Sun (2013)There are no fruit farms in Iceland. The Times Literary Supplement (2012)He comes from farming stock and has a great eye for'young horses. The Sun (2013)She explained that she lived 1½ miles along a forest track through woods and farm land. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Just give some dead sheep a county and a farm name and it becomes a bit special, a bit tastier. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Of course the flowers and fruit on the farms had given place to vegetables, but that had happened long before the war. Bomber
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Translations for 'farm'
British English: farm /fɑːm/ NOUN
A farm is an area of land consisting of fields and buildings, where crops are grown or animals are raised.
Both boys liked to work on the farm.
- American English: farm
- Arabic: مَزْرَعَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: fazenda
- Chinese: 农场
- Croatian: farma
- Czech: farma hospodářství
- Danish: gård
- Dutch: boerderij
- European Spanish: granja
- Finnish: maatila
- French: ferme agriculture
- German: Bauernhof
- Greek: αγρόκτημα
- Italian: fattoria
- Japanese: 農場
- Korean: 농장
- Norwegian: gård
- Polish: farma
- European Portuguese: exploração agrícola
- Romanian: fermă
- Russian: ферма
- Spanish: granja
- Swedish: bondgård
- Thai: ที่เพาะปลูกและเลี้ยงสัตว์
- Turkish: çiftlik
- Ukrainian: ферма
- Vietnamese: trang trại
British English: farm VERB
If you farm an area of land, you grow crops or keep animals on it.
They farmed some of the best land in the country.
They farmed with pride, loving their land and its native trees and flowers.
Definition of farm from the Collins English Dictionary
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