agro-industrialize

[ ag-roh-in-duhs-tree-uh-lahyz ]
/ ˌæg roʊ ɪnˈdʌs tri əˌlaɪz /

verb (used with object), ag·ro-in·dus·tri·al·ized, ag·ro-in·dus·tri·al·iz·ing.

to industrialize the agriculture of: to agro-industrialize a developing nation.
to convert or organize into an agro-industry: to agro-industrialize livestock production.

verb (used without object), ag·ro-in·dus·tri·al·ized, ag·ro-in·dus·tri·al·iz·ing.

to become an agro-industry.

Nearby words

  1. agritourism,
  2. agrius,
  3. agro-,
  4. agro-economic,
  5. agro-environmental,
  6. agro-industry,
  7. agrobacteria,
  8. agrobiology,
  9. agrobusiness,
  10. agrochemical

Also especially British, ag·ro-in·dus·tri·al·ise.

Related formsag·ro-in·dus·tri·al·i·za·tion, noun

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