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1. agriculture

noun. ['ˈægrɪˌkəltʃɝ'] a large-scale farming enterprise.

Synonyms

  • business enterprise
  • commercial enterprise
  • business
  • agribusiness

Etymology

  • agricultura (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Agriculture

  • aquaculture
  • belcher
  • counterculture
  • counterculture
  • culture
  • fulcher
  • horticulture
  • melcher
  • melchor
  • pelczar
  • pilcher
  • subculture
  • vivisepulture
  • vulture
  • walcher
  • welcher
  • wilcher

How do you spell agriculture? Is it agriculure ?

A common misspelling of agriculture is agriculure

Example sentences of the word agriculture


1. Noun, singular or mass
In some cases, they end up eating leaves from plant species that humans use in agriculture.

Quotes containing the word agriculture


1. The discovery of agriculture was the first big step toward a civilized life.
- Arthur Keith

2. Tennessee State Motto Agriculture and Commerce.Where the KKK was bornand the most popular pick up line is, 'Nice tooth!
- Beryl Dov

2. agriculture

noun. ['ˈægrɪˌkəltʃɝ'] the practice of cultivating the land or raising stock.

Synonyms

  • tilling
  • strip cropping
  • truck farming
  • planting
  • arboriculture
  • aquiculture
  • dairying
  • ranching
  • harvest time
  • animal husbandry
  • harvest
  • mixed farming
  • hydroponics
  • tree farming
  • subsistence farming
  • cultivation
  • tank farming
  • farming
  • horticulture
  • husbandry
  • dairy farming

Antonyms

  • imperfection
  • nondevelopment
  • urban
  • inactivity

Etymology

  • agricultura (Latin)

3. Agriculture

noun. the federal department that administers programs that provide services to farmers (including research and soil conservation and efforts to stabilize the farming economy); created in 1862.

Synonyms

  • executive department
  • Department of Agriculture
  • Agriculture Department

4. agriculture

noun. ['ˈægrɪˌkəltʃɝ'] the class of people engaged in growing food.

Synonyms

  • socio-economic class
  • class
  • social class

Etymology

  • agricultura (Latin)
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