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CROFT, obsolete. A little close adjoining to a dwelling-house, and enclosed for pasture or arable, or any particular use. Jacob's Law Dict.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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As Mr Shepherd perceived that this connexion of the Crofts did them no service with Sir Walter, he mentioned it no more; returning, with all his zeal, to dwell on the circumstances more indisputably in their favour; their age, and number, and fortune; the high idea they had formed of Kellynch Hall, and extreme solicitude for the advantage of renting it; making it appear as if they ranked nothing beyond the happiness of being the tenants of Sir Walter Elliot: an extraordinary taste, certainly, could they have been supposed in the secret of Sir Walter's estimate of the dues of a tenant.
STEVEN Croft and Glenn Maxwell, on opposite sides in 2015, were part of a moment which will forever be etched into Roses T20 folklore.
A petition has been lodged in the Scottish Parliament to try to prevent local authorities selling on croft houses to help pay for home care costs.
In these pages I once talked of "The Croft Connection." In the late 1920s Harold Croft left Pennsylvania with a suitcase full of sixguns and rode the train out to visit Elmer Keith, who at the time had a small ranch in Durkee, Oregon.
What is it?: Comrie Croft, near Crieff in Perthshire, plays host to the "best yet" Cream o' the Croft Bike Festival 2018.
As Tomb Raider Lara Croft gets a big screen reboot, Marion McMullen looks at the world of the action woman 1 LARA Croft first burst onto the scene in 1996 as the heroine in the video game Tomb Raider.
LARA Croft first burst on to the scene in 1996 as the heroine in the video game Tomb Raider.
5 The movie became one the highest grossing action films starring a woman and led to sequel Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life in 2003.
It showed off Lara Croft in her younger years before all the adventures she had in early video games.
CRICKET BY GRAHAM THOMAS ENGLAND insider Robert Croft still believes Eoin Morgan's men will rule the world next month - despite their setbacks in South Africa.
USA Fiber announced new senior leadership and advisory board member, Ed Croft.