(Of land) not allowing profitable farming or cultivation.
- The two bands became docile subsistence farmers on submarginal agricultural land.
- Most of this land is classified as submarginal.
- A Mill tax cannot cause supermarginal land to become submarginal, because marginal land pays no tax, while supermarginal land pays less than its full rental value in tax.
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