Examples of husbandry in a Sentence
in accordance with his practice of good husbandry, he never buys anything on credit
a family of winemakers whose tradition of vineyard husbandry goes back several generations
Recent Examples of husbandry from the Web
Our hosts, Barry and Anita Hansen, grow acres of them, along with a supermarket aisle's worth of vegetables and eight-foot-tall sunflowers, the plot surrounded by the requisite Montana husbandry mix of pigs, chickens, and sheep.
The focus of 4-H these days is more on community service and visual arts but still includes animal husbandry centered on rabbits and chickens.
In this library, instead of tomes divided into fiction and nonfiction, books are grouped by husbandry, conservation and animal species.
Such long barrows date to an interesting period in the history of this region, when a hunter-gathering lifestyle gave way to permanent settlements supported by domesticated animal husbandry and farming, the researchers noted.
In this Tuesday, July 6, 2017, photo provided by Alaska SeaLife Center, Dr. Kathy Woody, veterinarian at the Alaska SeaLife Center, left, and Brett Long, husbandry director, examine a walrus calf currently in the Center’s I.Sea.
For generations, kids have been raising livestock and poultry through organizations like 4-H clubs in rural communities, where animal husbandry at home has long been regarded almost as a rite of passage.
The Los Angeles Community College District campuses span the city’s poor and suburban neighborhoods and offer a wide variety of study areas, includingfashion design and horse husbandry.
The park’s animal husbandry and veterinary teams provided pre-natal care and regular ultrasounds for the expectant mother, and Kaboodle and her new calf remain under the 24-hour care of the teams.
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First Known Use of husbandry
Synonymsfrugality, economy, parsimony, penny-pinching, providence, scrimping, skimping, thrift
Related Wordsconservation, saving; miserliness, niggardliness, stinginess; belt-tightening, retrenchment; discretion, forehandedness, prudence; austerity, moderation, restraint, temperance
Near Antonymsextravagance, improvidence, lavishness, prodigality, squandering
HUSBANDRY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of husbandry for English Language Learners
: the activity of raising plants or animals for food
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