husbandry: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (huz'bun-drē), [key]
— n.
  1. the cultivation and production of edible crops or of animals for food; agriculture; farming.
  2. the science of raising crops or food animals.
  3. careful or thrifty management; frugality, thrift, or conservation.
  4. the management of domestic affairs or of resources generally.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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