agroecotype

noun

ag·​ro·​eco·​type
¦a-(ˌ)grō-¦ē-kə-ˌtīp,
-ˈe-
: a crop-plant type adapted to a particular environment

Word History

Etymology

blend of agrotype and ecology

First Known Use

1942, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of agroecotype was in 1942

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“Agroecotype.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/agroecotype. Accessed 2 Jun. 2023.

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