Definition of 'agriculture'
- a large-scale farming enterprise
Synonyms: agribusiness factory farm
- the practice of cultivating the land or raising stock
Synonyms: farming husbandry
- the federal department that administers programs that provide services to farmers (including research and soil conservation and efforts to stabilize the farming economy); created in 1862
Synonyms: Department of Agriculture Agriculture Department USDA
- the class of people engaged in growing food