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agronomy


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Agronomy  \A*gron"o*my\,  n.  [Gr.  ?  rural;  as  a  noun  an  overseer 
  of  the  public  lands;  ?  field  +  ?  usage,  ?  to  deal  out 
  manage:  cf  F.  agronomie.] 
  The  management  of  land;  rural  economy;  agriculture. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  agronomy 
  n  :  the  application  of  soil  and  plant  sciences  to  land 
  management  and  crop  production  [syn:  {scientific 
  agriculture}] 




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