pomiculture


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po·mi·cul·ture

 (pō′mĭ-kŭl′chər)
n.
The cultivation of fruit.

[Latin pōmum, fruit + culture.]
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pomiculture

(ˈpɒmɪˌkʌltʃə)
n
(Agriculture) the cultivation of fruit
[C19: from Latin pōmum apple, fruit + culture]
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pomiculture

the cultivation of fruit and fruit trees.
See also: Trees
the cultivation of fruit and fruit-trees.
See also: Agriculture
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