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tillable

[til-uh-buh l] /ˈtɪl ə bəl/
adjective
1.
able to be tilled; arable.
Origin
1565-1575
1565-75; till2 + -able
Related forms
nontillable, adjective
untillable, adjective
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  • My land contains more than one irregular-shaped field area of tillable land that is surrounded by non-tillable land.
  • Acreage must also be non-tillable or income producing.
  • In addition to the wooded area, the parcel had a tillable area that was leased out to an area farmer.
  • Farmland includes grazing or pasture land, whether tillable or not and whether wooded or not.
  • Eventually, the land became dry and tillable and was converted to farmland.
  • However, thousands of small family-sized farms remain, where tobacco best suits the limited tillable land available to them.

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