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Husbandry

Husbandry
1. Care of domestic affairs; economy; domestic management; thrift. There’s husbandry in heaven; Their candles are all out. (Shak)
2. The business of a husbandman, comprehending the various branches of agriculture; farming. Husbandry supplieth all things necessary for food. (Spenser)
The practice of cultivating the land or raising stock.


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