agroforestry


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ag·ro·for·est·ry

 (ăg′rō-fôr′ĭ-strē, -fŏr′-)
n.
A system of land use in which harvestable trees or shrubs are grown among or around crops or on pastureland, as a means of preserving or enhancing the productivity of the land.

agroforestry

(ˌæɡrəʊˈfɒrɪstrɪ)
n
(Agriculture) a method of farming integrating herbaceous and tree crops
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agroforestry

agro-forestry [ˌægrəʊˈfɒrɪstri] nagroforesterie f
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