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English definition of “agriculture”


noun [U]     /ˈæɡrɪkʌltʃər/ COMMERCE
the business , science , or activity of farming : Recent floods have devastated the state’s agriculture, with sharp declines in its production of corn , soy , and wheat crops . Over the past ten years the area’s labour force has shifted from agriculture to manufacturing . → See also extensive agriculture, intensive agriculture
(Definition of agriculture noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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