adverb see agronomy

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  • agronomy — [ə grɒnəmi] noun the science of soil management and crop production. Derivatives agronomic adjective agronomical adjective agronomically adverb agronomist noun Origin C19: from Fr. agronomie, from agronome a …   English new terms dictionary

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