ejido

[ Spanish e-hee-th aw ]
/ Spanish ɛˈhi ðɔ /

noun, plural e·ji·dos [Spanish e-hee-th aws] /Spanish ɛˈhi ðɔs/.

a Mexican farm communally owned and operated by the inhabitants of a village on an individual or cooperative basis.

Nearby words

  1. ejectively,
  2. ejectment,
  3. ejector,
  4. ejector seat,
  5. ejidatario,
  6. ejusd.,
  7. ek se,
  8. eka-,
  9. ekaterinburg,
  10. ekaterinodar

Origin of ejido

1885–90; < Mexican Spanish; Spanish: common fields (immediately outside a village) < Latin exitus exit1

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