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farmhand

Line breaks: farm|hand
Pronunciation: /ˈfɑːmhand
 
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Definition of farmhand in English:

noun

A worker on a farm.
Example sentences
  • New entrants are more likely than established farmers to have spent time as farmhands or hired farm managers prior to starting their own farms.
  • Well, let's get rid of the farmhand and stop farming.
  • He also became concerned about spreading the disease when he visited farms as a freelance farmhand.

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