agriculturalist


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ag·ri·cul·ture

 (ăg′rĭ-kŭl′chər)
n.
The science, art, and business of cultivating soil, producing crops, and raising livestock; farming.

[Middle English, from Latin agrīcultūra : agrī, genitive of ager, field; see agro- in Indo-European roots + cultūra, cultivation; see culture.]

ag′ri·cul′tur·al adj.
ag′ri·cul′tur·al·ly adv.
ag′ri·cul′tur·ist, ag′ri·cul′tur·al·ist n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.agriculturalist - someone concerned with the science or art or business of cultivating the soilagriculturalist - someone concerned with the science or art or business of cultivating the soil
farmer, granger, husbandman, sodbuster - a person who operates a farm
fruit grower - someone who grows fruit commercially
viticulturist - a cultivator of grape vine
Translations

agriculturalist

[ˌægrɪˈkʌltʃərəlɪst] N
1. (= farmer) → agricultor(a) m/f
2. (= professional expert) → perito/a m/f agrónomo/a

agriculturalist

[ˌægrɪˈkʌltʃərəlɪst] agriculturist [ˌægrɪˈkʌltʃərɪst] n (agricultural scientist) → agronomo/a
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Talking with PPI, Zahid Baloch, an agriculturalist from Larkana, said that they were economically affected due to the Sindh government's deliberate negligence regarding the sugarcane rate.
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Following the conceptual lead of Nicholas Dirks, who has proposed that India's castes were the creation of colonial administrators, Mizuno questions who an agriculturalist, and by converse a non-agriculturalist, was in a specific village tract of the Irrawaddy delta in the period from the 1890s to the 1920s.
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