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crop rotation

noun [U] uk   us  
a method of farming where a number of different plants are grown one after the other on a field so that the soil stays healthy and fertile (= able to produce crops)
Translations of “crop rotation”
in Chinese (Traditional) 莊稼輪作…
in Chinese (Simplified) 庄稼轮作…
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