fazenda

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Portuguese fazenda ‎(farm)

NounEdit

fazenda ‎(plural fazendas)

  1. A Brazilian plantation, often associated with slavery during the colonial period.

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Fazenda de milho em São Paulo. — Maize farm in São Paulo.

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese fazenda, from Latin facienda, form of faciendus ‎(which is done), from faciō ‎(do, make), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰeh₁- ‎(to put, place, set).

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fazenda f (plural fazendas)

  1. farm (a place where agricultural activities take place)
  2. (economics) public finances
  3. a cloth

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