agrichemical

[ ag-ri-kem-i-kuh l ]
/ ˌæg rɪˈkɛm ɪ kəl /

noun

any chemical used in agricultural production, as commercial fertilizers, pesticides, and feed supplements.

adjective

of or relating to such a chemical.

Nearby words

  1. agri-environmental,
  2. agria,
  3. agribiz,
  4. agribusiness,
  5. agric.,
  6. agricola,
  7. agricola, georgius,
  8. agricultural,
  9. agricultural agent,
  10. agricultural ant


Origin of agrichemical

First recorded in 1935–40; agri- + chemical

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