Agriculturist Ag`ri*cul"tur*ist, n. One engaged or skilled in agriculture; a husbandman. [1913 Webster]

The farmer is always a practitioner, the agriculturist may be a mere theorist. --Crabb. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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  • agriculturist — [ag΄ri kul′chər əl istag΄ri kul′chər ist] n. 1. an agricultural expert 2. a farmer: Also agriculturalist [ag΄ri kul′chər əl ist] …   English World dictionary

  • agriculturist — agriculture ► NOUN ▪ the science or practice of farming, including the rearing of crops and animals. DERIVATIVES agricultural adjective agriculturalist noun agriculturally adverb agriculturist noun. ORIGIN Latin agricultura, from ager field +… …   English terms dictionary

  • agriculturist — noun see agriculture …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • agriculturist — /ag ri kul cheuhr ist/, n. 1. a farmer. 2. an expert in agriculture. Also, agriculturalist /ag ri kul cheuhr euh list/. [1750 60; AGRICULTURE + IST] * * * …   Universalium

  • agriculturist — 1. noun One who practices agriculture, a farmer, a gardener. 2. adjective Of or pertaining to agriculture or agriculturists …   Wiktionary

  • agriculturist — Synonyms and related words: Bauer, agriculturalist, agrologist, agronomist, coffee planter, collective farm worker, crofter, cropper, cultivator, dirt farmer, dry farmer, farm laborer, farmer, farmhand, gentleman farmer, granger, grower,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • agriculturist — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. farmer, agronomist, farm expert; see farmer …   English dictionary for students

  • agriculturist — ag·ri cul·tur·ist || ‚ægrɪ kÊŒltʃərɪst n. farmer; expert on farming or raising livestock …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • agriculturist — n 1. farmer, granger, husbandman, animal husbandman, Fr. fermier, Sp. campesino; cultivator, tiller, horticulturist, gardener, cropper, U.S. truck farmer, Archaic, or Hist. yeoman; viticulturist, viticulturer, grape grower. 2. agronomist,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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