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pomiculture

Line breaks: pomi|cul¦ture
Pronunciation: /ˈpəʊmɪˌkʌltʃə
 
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Definition of pomiculture in English:

noun

[mass noun]
Fruit-growing.
Example sentences
  • The Styrian as well as the Slovenian pomiculture is too small on its own, in order to persist in the long run on the global market.
  • Because of the researches conducted on plum tree breeding, the high number of varieties obtained, but also the value of the new varieties, Romania is situated in a premier position in international pomiculture.

Origin

late 19th century: from Latin pomum 'fruit' + culture, on the pattern of words such as agriculture.

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