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agrology

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NounEdit

agrology (uncountable)

  1. The science and art of agriculture (legal term, Canadian use)
  2. A sub-discipline of soil science which addresses optimising crop production (common usage, not acceptable to soil scientists)
  3. A sub-discipline of agronomy which addresses the influence of edaphic conditions on crop production.

SynonymsEdit

  • pedology (common usage, not accepted as synonymous by soil scientists) [1]
  • soil science (common usage, not accepted as synonymous by soil scientists) [2]
  • edaphology (common usage, not used as synonymous by soil scientists) [3]

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