dairying

[ dair-ee-ing ]

noun
  1. the business of a dairy.

Origin of dairying

1
First recorded in 1640–50; dairy + -ing1

Words Nearby dairying

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How to use dairying in a sentence

  • Then he is always busy organising various sorts of industries in the country—dairying, lumbering and that sort of thing.

    The Major | Ralph Connor

British Dictionary definitions for dairying

dairying

/ (ˈdɛərɪɪŋ) /


noun
  1. the business of producing, processing, and selling dairy products

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