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The domestication, breeding, and improvement of animals; the technology of animal husbandry.
+ Greek tekhnē
; see technical
zo′o·tech·ni′cian (-nĭsh′ən) n.
(Breeds) the science of breeding animals
the principles of animal husbandry. Also spelled zootechnics. — zootechnician, n. — zootechnical, adj.See also: Animals
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After graduating from the agricultural institute, Jeenbekov started working as a zootechnician
at the Soviet farm.
Housing is provided to the chief agronomist, machine operators, driver, zootechnician
Gorky Urensky district as a zootechnician
at the Gorevsky dairy farm, in 2014 was transferred to the position of the chief zootechnics of the collective farm.
Veterinarians and zootechnicians
seem to be the most common in the Mexican sample, perhaps due to its origin or to the importance of husbandry in Mexico in comparison to other agrarian activities.