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factory farming

noun [U]
 
 
PRODUCTION
a way of producing meat and other animal products quickly and cheaply by keeping animals in small spaces in buildings and feeding them special types of food: Factory farming is often considered cruel, and consumers need to weigh this up against the benefits of cheap meat and eggs.
Translations of “factory farming”
in Chinese (Traditional) 工廠化養殖…
in Chinese (Simplified) 工厂化养殖…
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