geoponics

[jee-uh-pon-iks]

noun (used with a singular verb)

the art or science of agriculture.
gardening or farming in soil.

Compare hydroponics.

Origin of geoponics

First recorded in 1600–10; see origin at geoponic, -ics
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British Dictionary definitions for geoponics

geoponics

noun

(functioning as singular) the science of agriculture
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