agropastoral

adjective

ag·​ro·​pastoral
¦a(ˌ)grō +
: of or relating to a practice of agriculture that includes both the growing of crops and the raising of livestock

Word History

Etymology

agro- + pastoral entry 2

First Known Use

1891, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of agropastoral was in 1891

Love words?

You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

Dictionary Entries Near agropastoral

Cite this Entry

“Agropastoral.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/agropastoral. Accessed 23 May. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!