away-going crop

[uh-wey-goh-ing]

noun Law.

a crop planted by a tenant that matures after the expiration of the tenancy and is rightfully the tenant's to harvest.

Nearby words

  1. awareness,
  2. awash,
  3. awato,
  4. away,
  5. away goal,
  6. awayday,
  7. awb,
  8. awe,
  9. awe-inspiring,
  10. awe-struck

Origin of away-going crop

First recorded in 1860–65

Also called waygoing crop.

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