agropastoral

adjective
ag·​ro·​pastoral | \ ¦a(ˌ)grō + \

Definition of agropastoral

: of or relating to a practice of agriculture that includes both the growing of crops and the raising of livestock

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First Known Use of agropastoral

1891, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for agropastoral

agro- + pastoral entry 2

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“Agropastoral.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/agropastoral. Accessed 21 Jun. 2021.

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