subsistence farming/agriculture

Definition of subsistence farming/agriculture

  1. :  farming that provides enough food to live on but not enough food to sell to other people

Word by Word Definitions

subsistenceplay
  1. :  real being :  existence

    :  the condition of remaining in existence :  continuation, persistence

    :  an essential characteristic quality of something that exists

farmingplay
  1. :  the practice of agriculture or aquaculture

agricultureplay
  1. :  the science, art, or practice of cultivating the soil, producing crops, and raising livestock and in varying degrees the preparation and marketing of the resulting products


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