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nonagricultural

[non-ag-ri-kuhl-cher-uh l] /ˌnɒn æg rɪˈkʌl tʃər əl/
adjective
1.
not applied to or generally practicing agriculture:
a nonagricultural nation.
Origin of nonagricultural
1840-1850
1840-50; non- + agricultural
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  • Some are permanently employed in nonagricultural branches of the economy.

    Area Handbook for Romania Eugene K. Keefe, Donald W. Bernier, Lyle E. Brenneman, William Giloane, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
  • nonagricultural workers numbered about 30,000 persons, most of whom worked in mines and in the small handicraft industries.

    Area Handbook for Albania Eugene K. Keefe
British Dictionary definitions for nonagricultural

nonagricultural

/ˌnɒnæɡrɪˈkʌltʃərəl/
adjective
1.
not of or relating to agriculture
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