Definition of citriculture in English:


Line breaks: citri|cul¦ture
Pronunciation: /ˈsɪtrɪˌkʌltʃə


[mass noun]
  • The cultivation of citrus fruit trees.
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    • The motivation was the severe frost that in 1962 destroyed a large part of citriculture in the United States.
    • He became known as a world authority on citrus, and was well versed in many other areas of citriculture.
    • Until recently, expansion of citriculture was accomplished by the propagation and distribution of material originally introduced via nurseries.

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