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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Husbandry  \Hus"band*ry\,  n. 
  1.  Care  of  domestic  affairs;  economy;  domestic  management; 
  thrift. 
 
  There's  husbandry  in  heaven;  Their  candles  are  all 
  out  --Shak. 
 
  2.  The  business  of  a  husbandman,  comprehending  the  various 
  branches  of  agriculture;  farming. 
 
  Husbandry  supplieth  all  things  necessary  for  food. 
  --Spenser. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  husbandry 
  n  :  the  practice  of  cultivating  the  land  or  raising  stock  [syn: 
  {farming},  {agriculture}] 




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