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agist

see AGISTMENT.

AGIST, in contracts. The taking of other men's cattle on one's own ground at a certain rate. 2 Inst. 643; 4 Inst. 293.

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The main constraints on the production of cattle appear to be costly initial investments (or lack of close connexions to owners willing to agist some of their stock), long periods with no return on investment or other benefits from owning stock, and high risks for significant economic losses and conflicts.
It's bad enough that this world is extremely agist when it comes to women, and women make it worse by conforming to the same damn idea.
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