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dry-farm

[drahy-fahrm] /ˈdraɪˌfɑrm/
verb (used without object)
1.
to engage in dryland farming.
verb (used with object)
2.
to grow (a specified crop) by means of dryland farming.
Origin
1915-1920
1915-20, Americanism
Related forms
dry farmer, noun
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  • The conversion of agricultural land to urban has resulted in a net loss of dry-farm land but not in a loss of irrigated acreage.

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