Definition of Animal husbandry
1. Noun. Breeding and caring for farm animals.
Examples of category: Calk, Stand, Breed, Cover, Yoke, Inspan, Unyoke, Outspan, Harness, Tackle, Unharness, Link, Yoke, Yoke, Plant, Restock, Stock, Stock, Stable
Medical Definition of Animal husbandry
1. The science of breeding, feeding and care of domestic animals; includes housing and nutrition. (12 Dec 1998)
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Animal Husbandry
Literary usage of Animal husbandry
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1. Report (1904)
"animal husbandry WORK—ITS VALUE AS AN EDUCATIONAL FACTOR, JJ FERGUSON. ... When we speak of definite work in animal husbandry we limit it in time to less ..."
2. Agriculture by William Penn Brooks (1911)
"Ill animal husbandry, INCLUDING THE BREEDS OF LIVE STOCK. ... animal husbandry thus restricted will be considered under three subdivisions : stock farming, ..."
3. How to Teach Agriculture: A Book of Methods in this Subject by Ashley Van Storm, Kary Cadmus Davis (1921)
"Special Methods in animal husbandry.—There is so much valuable material to aid in ... Content of animal husbandry.'—In high schools the subject of animal ..."