husbandman

noun
hus·​band·​man | \ ˈhəz-bən(d)-mən How to pronounce husbandman (audio) \

Definition of husbandman

1 : one that plows and cultivates land : farmer
2 : a specialist in a branch of farm husbandry

First Known Use of husbandman

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Husbandman.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/husbandman. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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