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English definition of “agrarian”


adjective     /əˈɡreə.ri.ən/ US  /-ˈɡrer.i-/ specialized
related to the land , especially the use of land for farming : This is prime agrarian land .Farming - general words describes a place or country that makes its money from farming rather than industry : This part of the country is mainly agrarian.Farming - general words
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