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pomiculture

[ poh-mi-kuhl-cher ]
/ ˈpoʊ mɪˌkʌl tʃər /
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noun
the growing or cultivation of fruit.
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Origin of pomiculture

First recorded in 1850–55; from Latin pōmum “fruit tree, fruit” + culture
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British Dictionary definitions for pomiculture

pomiculture
/ (ˈpɒmɪˌkʌltʃə) /

noun
the cultivation of fruit

Word Origin for pomiculture

C19: from Latin pōmum apple, fruit + culture
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