the science of breeding, feeding, and tending domestic animals, especially farm animals.
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- animal control officer,
- animal cracker,
- animal faith,
- animal farm,
- animal heat,
- animal kingdom,
- animal liberation front,
- animal magnetism,
- animal park,
- animal pole
Origin of animal husbandry
First recorded in 1915–20
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the science of breeding, rearing, and caring for farm animals
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The branch of agriculture concerned with the care and breeding of domestic animals such as cattle, hogs, sheep, and horses.
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