Meaning of “crop rotation” in the English Dictionary


"crop rotation" in English

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crop rotationnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈkrɒp rəʊˌteɪ.ʃən/ us /ˈkrɑːp roʊˌteɪ.ʃən/

Examples from literature

  • Crop rotation kept soil nutrients high and avoided over-farming. 
  • The old forms of crop rotation with fallow periods were often displaced by legume-rotation field-grass agriculture. 

(Definition of “crop rotation” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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