- agronomy ► NOUN ▪ the science of soil management and crop production.DERIVATIVES agronomic adjective agronomist noun.ORIGIN French, from Greek agros 'field' + -nomos 'arranging' .
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Agronomist — A*gron o*mist, n. One versed in agronomy; a student of agronomy. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
agronomist — UK US /əˈɡrɒnəmɪst/ noun [C] ► a scientist who works in agronomy (= the science of farming): »Agronomists were working on new ways to create healthier food while managing the environmental impact of agriculture … Financial and business terms
Agronomist — Agronomists (called agrologists in Canada) are scientists who specialize in agronomy, which is the science of utilizing plants for food, fuel, feed, and fiber. [http://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/agronomy] They apply science to the benefit of society… … Wikipedia
agronomist — [[t]əgrɒ̱nəmɪst[/t]] agronomists N COUNT An agronomist is someone who studies the growing and harvesting of crops … English dictionary
agronomist — noun see agronomy … New Collegiate Dictionary
agronomist — See agronomic. * * * … Universalium
agronomist — noun A scientist whose speciality is agronomy … Wiktionary
agronomist — Synonyms and related words: Bauer, agriculturalist, agriculturist, agrologist, coffee planter, collective farm worker, crofter, cropper, cultivator, dirt farmer, dry farmer, farm laborer, farmer, farmhand, gentleman farmer, granger, grower,… … Moby Thesaurus
agronomist — a|gron|o|mist [ ə granəmıst ] noun count a scientist who studies agronomy … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
agronomist — aÂ·gronÂ·oÂ·mist || É™ grÉ’nÉ™mÉªst n. one who specializes in agronomy (branch of agriculture dealing with agricultural production and soil management) … English contemporary dictionary