- British the system or occupation of working land in crofts
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Examples from the Web for crofting
The sight of a crofting village is at first rather surprising to one accustomed to large towns.
A sympathetic and competent nurse is a valuable asset in a crofting or seafaring community.
The shire is one of those where the crofting system exists, but it is by no means universal.