Sađenje, zasađivanje; naročito: industrijskim i trgovačkim biljkama zasađeno i racionalno obrađivano zemljište u Americi i Istočnoj i Zapadnoj Indiji (kafom, šećernom trskom, pamukom, čajem, duvanom itd.). (fr.)
ETYM Latin plantatio: cf. French plantation.
An estate where cash crops are grown on a large scale (especially in tropical areas).
Large farm or estate where commercial production of one crop —such as rubber (in Malaysia), palm oil (in Nigeria), or tea (in Sri Lanka)—is carried out. Plantations are usually owned by large companies, often multinational corporations, and run by an estate manager. Many plantations were established in countries under colonial rule, using slave labor.
1. The act of traveling by foot; SYN. walking.
2. The act of walking somewhere.
3. Manner of walking; SYN. manner of walking.
4. A slow gait of a horse in which two feet are always on the ground.
5. A path set aside for walking; SYN. walkway, paseo, sidewalk.