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agronomy

noun [U]
 
 
/əˈɡrɒnəmi/
the science of farming, including the study of soil, plants, and animals, and ways to improve the production of food on farms: Agronomy encompasses work in many areas including plant genetics, crop rotation, irrigation, and food production.
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