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agro-

1.
a combining form meaning “field,” “soil,” “crop production,” used in the formation of compound words:
agronomy.
Origin
< Greek, combining form of agrós tilled land. See acre
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agro-

combining form
1.
denoting fields, soil, or agriculture: agronomy
Word Origin
from Greek agros field
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Word Origin and History for agro-

word-forming element meaning "pertaining to agriculture or cultivation," from Greek agro-, comb. form of agros "field" (see acre).

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