pastoralist

noun

Australian a grazier or land-holder raising sheep, cattle, etc, on a large scale

Nearby words

  1. pastoral prayer,
  2. pastoral symphony, the,
  3. pastoral theology,
  4. pastorale,
  5. pastoralism,
  6. pastoralize,
  7. pastorate,
  8. pastorium,
  9. pastorly,
  10. pastorship

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Word Origin and History for pastoralist

pastoralist

n.

1793, from pastoral + -ist.

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