What does the word plantation mean?

Usage examples for plantation

  1. Marcy did not know what to make of it, and Julius gave it as his opinion that something done been going wrong on the plantation. – Marcy The Blockade Runner by Harry Castlemon
  2. There was a nice lake on the plantation. – Forty Years a Gambler on the Mississippi by George H. Devol
  3. We had no church on de plantation. – Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves, North Carolina Narratives, Part 2 by Work Projects Administration