agronome

noun ag·ro·nome \ˈagrəˌnōm\

Definition of agronome

plural

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Origin and Etymology of agronome

Russian or French; Russian agronom, from French agronome, from agronomie, after such pairs as French astronomie astronomy : astronome astronomer


First Known Use: 1776


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