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English definition of “farming”


noun [U]     /ˈfɑːmɪŋ/ PRODUCTION
the business or activity of raising animals , growing crops , etc. on a farm : People employed in farming account for just 5% of the country's population . Modern farming methods have led to the destruction of many wildlife habitats . The UK's farming industry was thrown into crisis by the outbreak of foot and mouth disease .
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