citriculture

[ si-tri-kuhl-cher ]
/ ˈsɪ trɪˌkʌl tʃər /

noun

the cultivation of citrus fruits.

Origin of citriculture

First recorded in 1915–20; citr(us) + -i- + culture

Related forms

cit·ri·cul·tur·ist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for citriculture

citriculture

/ (ˈsɪtrɪˌkʌltʃə) /

noun

the cultivation of citrus fruits

Derived Forms

citriculturist, noun
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