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Definition 1: the practice of cultivating the land or raising stock - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for agriculture in the sense of this definition

(agriculture is the domain which ... is member of) (agriculture) production of food by preparing the land to grow crops (especially on a large scale)

(... is a kind of agriculture ) growing vegetables for the market

(... is a kind of agriculture ) farming that provides for the basic needs of the farmer without surpluses for marketing

(... is a kind of agriculture ) cultivation of crops in strips following the contours of the land to minimize erosion

(... is a kind of agriculture ) farming for the raising of livestock (particularly cattle)

(... is a kind of agriculture ) putting seeds or young plants in the ground to grow

"the planting of corn is hard work"

(... is a kind of agriculture ) growing crops and feed and livestock all on the same farm

(... is a kind of agriculture ) a technique of growing plants (without soil) in water containing dissolved nutrients

(... is a kind of agriculture ) the cultivation of plants

(... is a kind of agriculture ) the business of a dairy

(... is a kind of agriculture ) the tending of and caring for trees

(... is a kind of agriculture ) breeding and caring for farm animals

(agriculture is a part of ...) cultivation of the land in order to raise crops

(agriculture is a part of ...) the season for gathering crops

(agriculture is the domain which ... is member of) work land as by ploughing, harrowing, and manuring, in order to make it ready for cultivation

"till the soil"

(agriculture is the domain which ... is member of) prepare for crops

"Work the soil" "cultivate the land"

(agriculture is the domain which ... is member of) to exhaust by excessive cultivation

"the farmers overcropped the land"

(agriculture is the domain which ... is member of) to break and turn over earth especially with a plow

"Farmer Jones plowed his east field last week" "turn the earth in the Spring"

(agriculture is the domain which ... is member of) plough alternate strips by throwing the furrow onto an unploughed strip

(agriculture is the domain which ... is member of) draw a harrow over (land)

(agriculture is the domain which ... is member of) dig with a hoe

"He is hoeing the flower beds"

(agriculture is the domain which ... is member of) bear (a crop)

"this land does not carry olives"

(agriculture is the domain which ... is member of) cultivate by growing, often involving improvements by means of agricultural techniques

"The Bordeaux region produces great red wines" "They produce good ham in Parma" "We grow wheat here" "We raise hogs here"

(agriculture is the domain which ... is member of) seed again or anew

(agriculture is the domain which ... is member of) place seeds in or on (the ground)

"sow the ground with sunflower seeds"

(agriculture is the domain which ... is member of) sow over a wide area, especially by hand

"broadcast seeds"

(agriculture is the domain which ... is member of) place (seeds) in or on the ground for future growth

"She sowed sunflower seeds"

(agriculture is the domain which ... is member of) beat the seeds out of a grain

(agriculture is the domain which ... is member of) provide with fertilizers or add nutrients to

"We should fertilize soil if we want to grow healthy plants"

(agriculture is the domain which ... is member of) affect with smut or mildew, as of a crop such as corn

(agriculture is the domain which ... is member of) foster the growth of

Definition 2: a large-scale farming enterprise - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for agriculture in the sense of this definition

(agriculture is a kind of ...) the activity of providing goods and services involving financial and commercial and industrial aspects

"computers are now widely used in business"

Definition 3: the class of people engaged in growing food - [noun denoting group]

(agriculture is a kind of ...) people having the same social, economic, or educational status

"the working class" "an emerging professional class"

Definition 4: 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 - [noun denoting group]

Synonyms for agriculture in the sense of this definition

(agriculture is a kind of ...) a federal department in the executive branch of the government of the United States

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