agro-


a combining form meaning “field,” “soil,” “crop production,” used in the formation of compound words: agronomy.

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Origin of agro-

< Greek, combining form of agrós tilled land. See acre
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British Dictionary definitions for agro

agro-

combining form

denoting fields, soil, or agricultureagronomy

Word Origin for agro-

from Greek agros field
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