Definition of Agrobiology

1. Noun. The study of plant nutrition and growth especially as a way to increase crop yield.

Generic synonyms: Science, Scientific Discipline
Group relationships: Agronomy, Scientific Agriculture
Derivative terms: Agrobiologic, Agrobiological



Definition of Agrobiology

1. Noun. The science of plant life and nutrition. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Agrobiology

agritourist
agritourists
agrize
agrized
agrizes
agrizing
agro
agro-
agrobacterium
agrobacterium tumefaciens
agrobiologic
agrobiological
agrobiologically
agrobiologist
agrobiologists
agrobiology (current term)
agrobiotechnologies
agrobiotechnology
agrochemical
agrochemicals
agrochemist
agrochemistry
agrochemists
agrocoenosis
agroecological
agroecology
agroeconomic
agroecosystem
agroecosystems
agroforester

Literary usage of Agrobiology

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1. Governance for Sustainable Development: Five Oecd Case Studies by OECD Staff, (Paris) Organisation for Economic Co-ope, Frederic Bouder, Svend Remoe, Oecd (2002)
"... for agrobiology and Soil Fertility (AB) aims to advance soil quality, sustainable plant production systems and the quality of agricultural products. ..."

2. Environmentally Harmful Subsidies: Policy Issues and Challenges by Oecd, (Paris) Organisation for Economic Co-ope, OECD Staff (2003)
"Research Institute for agrobiology and Soil Fertility. Delft. Netherlands. McKibbin. WJ and PJ Wilcoxen (l996). The Theoretical and Empirical Structure of ..."

3. Global Knowledge Flows and Economic Development by OECD Staff, Jonathan Potter (2004)
"New centres include the Institute of Molecular agrobiology (1995), the Bioinformatics Center (1996), the Institute of Materials Research and Engineering ..."

4. Agricultural Biodiversity in Smallholder Farms of East Africa by Fidelis Kaihura, Michael Stocking (2003)
"... PLEC researcher and agriculturalist/soil scientist (agrobiology). Faculty of Agriculture, Makerere University, P0 Box 7062, Kampala, Uganda. ..."

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