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The applied science of soils in relation to crops.

ag′ro·log′ic (ăg′rə-lŏj′ĭk), ag′ro·log′i·cal adj.
ag′ro·log′i·cal·ly adv.
a·grol′o·gist n.


(Agriculture) the scientific study of soils and their potential productivity
agrological, agrologic adj


(əˈgrɒl ə dʒi)

the branch of soil science dealing esp. with the production of crops.
ag•ro•log•ic (ˌæg rəˈlɒdʒ ɪk) ag`ro•log′i•cal, adj.
a•grol′o•gist, n.


the branch of soil science dealing especially with crop production. — agrologist, n. — agrological, adj.
See also: Soil
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Noun1.agrology - science of soils in relation to cropsagrology - science of soils in relation to crops
science, scientific discipline - a particular branch of scientific knowledge; "the science of genetics"
agronomy, scientific agriculture - the application of soil and plant sciences to land management and crop production
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