Synonyms for husbandry

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Now, just guess what came into the head of one of our husbandry?

Another reference to this process is made in October's Husbandry, vol.

Now, are not the best husbandmen those who are most devoted to husbandry?

But may I ask, is the planting of trees a department in the art of husbandry?

At what point shall I begin then, Socrates, to revive your recollection of the art of husbandry?

Manufactures and husbandry are similar to those at Timbuctoo.

The husbandry of the Negritos is the most primitive imaginable.

They are in general good farmers and attend chiefly to husbandry.

He had previously attempted to engage me in the drudgery of husbandry.

He was busied conquering the rugged earth and making it yield to his husbandry.

WORD ORIGIN

c.1300, "management of a household;" late 14c. as "farm management," from husband (n.) in a now-obsolete sense of "peasant farmer" (early 13c.) + -ery.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR HUSBANDRY

agriculture

nounfarming, crop production
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