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animal husbandry

the science of breeding, feeding, and tending domestic animals, especially farm animals.
Origin of animal husbandry
First recorded in 1915-20
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animal husbandman, noun Unabridged
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animal husbandry

the science of breeding, rearing, and caring for farm animals
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animal husbandry in Science
animal husbandry  
The branch of agriculture concerned with the care and breeding of domestic animals such as cattle, hogs, sheep, and horses.
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