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steading

[sted-ing] /ˈstɛd ɪŋ/
noun, Scot. and North England
1.
a farm, especially its buildings.
Origin of steading
late Middle English
1425-1475
1425-75; late Middle English (north and Scots); see stead, -ing1
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British Dictionary definitions for steadings

steading

/ˈstɛdɪŋ/
noun (Brit)
1.
a farmstead
2.
the outbuildings of a farm
Word Origin
C15: from stead + -ing1
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