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七公三民, しちこうさんみん

  • shichikōsanmin

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • land-tax rate during the Edo period, in which the government took 70 percent of the year's crop and the farmers kept 30 percent

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  • Historical terms relating to the times around the Edo period.
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