Word Origin for conacre
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How to use conacre in a sentence
The pig paid the rent, and made manure which was put out on the ground of some neighbouring farmer, hired as 'conacre.'The Land-War In Ireland (1870)|James Godkin
By letting this conacre land in little patches, a high rent is secured, which the tenants have no option but to promise to pay.
A thousand excuses will be made for taking partners, for subletting on the "conacre" and other systems.
The neighboring gentry are bent, as conacre has ceased to pay, on supplanting the population by cattle.The Catholic World; Volume I, Issues 1-6|E. Rameur