Definition of agriculture
: the science, art, or practice of cultivating the soil, producing crops, and raising livestock and in varying degrees the preparation and marketing of the resulting products <cleared the land to use it for agriculture>
Examples of agriculture in a sentence
They cleared the land to use it for agriculture.
<the forest was cut down, and the land given over to agriculture>
AGRICULTURE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of agriculture for English Language Learners
: the science or occupation of farming
AGRICULTURE Defined for Kids
Definition of agriculture for Students
: the cultivating of the soil, producing of crops, and raising of livestock
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