Definition of smallholder in US English:

smallholder

noun

British
  • A person who owns or manages an agricultural holding smaller than a farm.

    ‘urban sprawl threaten the fates of rural smallholders around the world’
    as modifier ‘smallholder farmers use a wide range of agricultural tools for more efficient weeding’

Pronunciation

smallholder

/ˈsmɔlhoʊldər//ˈsmôlhōldər/