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peasant economy

noun

an economy based on agriculture which is produced by family units

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  • But not alone that it supplied land and labour power, peasant economy also provided the money.

  • Taxation presses the produce of peasant economy into circulation and compels the peasants to become buyers of capitalist products.

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