Examples from the Web for agronomy
Experts hailed from disciplines such as agronomy, exercise physiology, endocrinology, metabolomics, and rheology, among others.
He is also soliciting funds for university fellowships in agronomy and engineering.
Boys were schooled in agronomy, mechanics and animal husbandry and pursued individual projects in these fields.Frying Pan Farm|Elizabeth Brown Pryor
I remember me Dorothy, just the other day, when I still lectured on agronomy to farmer-boy students.The Jacket (The Star-Rover)|Jack London
British Dictionary definitions for agronomy
Word Origin and History for agronomy
"science of land management for crop production," 1814, from French agronomie, from Greek agronomos "overseer of land," from agros "field" (see acre) + -nomos "law or custom, administering," related to nemein "manage" (see numismatics). Related: Agronomist; agronomic.