husbandry

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Husbandry \Hus"band*ry\, noun

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.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

husbandry

noun

1: the practice of cultivating the land or raising stock [syn: {farming}, {agriculture}, {husbandry}]


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