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English definition of “agronomist”


noun [C]     /əˈɡrɒnəmɪst/
a scientist who works in agronomy (= the science of farming): Agronomists were working on new ways to create healthier food while managing the environmental impact of agriculture.
(Definition of agronomist noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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