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Related to agronomy: agronomist
Application of the various soil and plant sciences to soil management and crop production; scientific agriculture.
ag′ro·nom′ic (ăg′rə-nŏm′ĭk), ag′ro·nom′i·cal adj.
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(Agriculture) the science of cultivation of land, soil management, and crop production
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a•gron•o•my(əˈgrɒn ə mi)
the science of farm management and the production of field crops.
ag`ro•nom′ic, ag`ro•nom′i•cal, adj.
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agronomy- The management and husbandry of land.
See also related terms for management.
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the science of management in farming. Also spelled agronomics. — agronomist, n.See also: Agriculture
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|Noun||1.||agronomy - the application of soil and plant sciences to land management and crop production|
science, scientific discipline - a particular branch of scientific knowledge; "the science of genetics"
agrobiology - the study of plant nutrition and growth especially as a way to increase crop yield
agrology - science of soils in relation to crops
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agronomy[əˈgrɒnəmɪ] N → agronomía f
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n → Agronomie f
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