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ejido

[Spanish e-hee-th aw]
noun, plural e·ji·dos [Spanish e-hee-th aws] /Spanish ɛˈhi ðɔs/.
  1. a Mexican farm communally owned and operated by the inhabitants of a village on an individual or cooperative basis.
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Origin of ejido

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