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sharecropper
American English: /ˈʃɛrˌkrɑpər/
British English: /ˈʃɛːkrɒpə/

Translation of sharecropper in Spanish:

noun

  • aparcero, (-ra) (masculine, feminine)
    Example sentences
    • As southern cotton growers reduced production in return for federal payments, sharecroppers and tenant farmers were driven from the land.
    • Many lose their land and must become tenant farmers, sharecroppers, or wage-laborers for the better-off peasants who can afford fertilizers and some machinery.
    • This meant white farm owners were paid to let their land sit idle, often resulting in the eviction of sharecroppers and tenant farmers, a significant number of whom were African American.

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