Definition of agriculture in English:

agriculture

Line breaks: agri|cul¦ture
Pronunciation: /ˈagrɪkʌltʃə
 
/

noun

[mass noun]

Derivatives

agriculturist

Pronunciation: /-ˈkʌltʃ(ə)rɪst/
noun
More example sentences
  • Around the middle of the eighteenth century, the breeding of livestock was dramatically changed by Robert Bakewell, an English agriculturist.
  • At North Dakota, as at Minnesota, he was the first professor of agriculture and agriculturist for the agricultural experiment station.
  • It should have major appeal to practicing agriculturists, agricultural advisors, land managers and students of agricultural science, especially upperclassmen.

Origin

late Middle English: from Latin agricultura, from ager, agr- 'field' + cultura 'growing, cultivation'.

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