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English definition of “agriculture”


noun [U]     /ˈæɡ.rɪ.kʌl.tʃər/ US  /-tʃɚ/
B2 farming: Agriculture is still largely based on traditional methods in some countries. The area depends on agriculture for most of its income. 70 percent of the country's population practises subsistence agriculture. → Compare horticultureFarming - general words
(Definition of agriculture noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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