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agriculturist

[ag-ri-kuhl-cher-ist]
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noun
  1. a farmer.
  2. an expert in agriculture.
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Also ag·ri·cul·tur·al·ist [ag-ri-kuhl-cher-uh-list] /ˌæg rɪˈkʌl tʃər ə lɪst/.

Origin of agriculturist

First recorded in 1750–60; agriculture + -ist
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Related Words

growergardeneragronomisthusbandman

Examples from the Web for agriculturist

Historical Examples

  • I believe they are the most unprofitable speculation an agriculturist can interfere with.

    Cattle and Cattle-breeders

    William M'Combie

  • But it must not be thought that he had himself become an agriculturist.

    The Wrong Woman

    Charles D. Stewart

  • The agriculturist does not pretend that he has created the corn; but he has given it its value.

  • This supports the inference that the agriculturist was a nature worshipper.

  • Another friend of the agriculturist is the Phymata erosa (Fig. 263).

    Our Common Insects

    Alpheus Spring Packard