land reform



  • noun a government policy of splitting up agricultural land and dividing it up between those people who do not own any land


  • The process of changing the pattern of ownership of land in a country, usually by breaking up large holdings and distributing smaller parcels of land to a larger portion of the population. This can be done in various ways, including with or without compensation of the previous owners.


  • noun the policy of changing the ownership of agricultural land by government law, so that those owning no land receive some