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"agriculture" in British English

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agriculturenoun [U]

uk   /ˈæɡ.rɪ.kʌl.tʃər/  us   /ˈæɡ.rə.kʌl.tʃɚ/
B2 farming: Agriculture is still largely based on traditional methods in some countries. The area depends on agriculture for most of its income. 70 percent of the country's population practises subsistence agriculture.
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(Definition of agriculture from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"agriculture" in American English

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agriculturenoun [U]

 us   /ˈæɡ·rɪˌkʌl·tʃər/
the practice or work of farming: Agriculture and tourism are both important to the region’s economy.
agricultural
adjective  us   /ˌæɡ·rɪˈkʌl·tʃər·əl/
Chicago was an important shipping point for agricultural products and livestock.
(Definition of agriculture from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"agriculture" in Business English

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agriculturenoun [U]

uk   us   /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.
(Definition of agriculture from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “agriculture”
in Korean 농업…
in Arabic الزِّراعة…
in Malaysian pertanian…
in French agriculture…
in Russian сельское хозяйство…
in Chinese (Traditional) 農業, 農藝,農學…
in Italian agricoltura…
in Turkish tarım, ziraat…
in Polish rolnictwo…
in Spanish agricultura…
in Vietnamese nông nghiệp…
in Portuguese agricultura…
in Thai เกษตรกรรม…
in German die Landwirtschaft…
in Catalan agricultura…
in Japanese 農業, 農耕…
in Chinese (Simplified) 农业, 农艺,农学…
in Indonesian pertanian…
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