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Wordnet 3.0


1. relating to rural matters;
- Example: "an agrarian (or agricultural) society"
- Example: "farming communities"
[syn: agrarian, agricultural, farming(a)]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Agrarian \A*gra"ri*an\, a. [L. agrarius, fr. ager field.] 1. Pertaining to fields, or lands, or their tenure; esp., relating to an equal or equitable division of lands; as, the agrarian laws of Rome, which distributed the conquered and other public lands among citizens. [1913 Webster] His Grace's landed possessions are irresistibly inviting to an agrarian experiment. --Burke. [1913 Webster] 2. (Bot.) Wild; -- said of plants growing in the fields. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Agrarian \A*gra"ri*an\, n. 1. One in favor of an equal division of landed property. [1913 Webster] 2. An agrarian law. [R.] [1913 Webster] An equal agrarian is perpetual law. --Harrington. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

agrarian adj 1: relating to rural matters; "an agrarian (or agricultural) society"; "farming communities" [syn: agrarian, agricultural, farming(a)]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

20 Moby Thesaurus words for "agrarian": Arcadian, agrestic, agricultural, agronomic, arable, bucolic, country, farm, farming, geoponic, lowland, native, natural, pastoral, provincial, rural, rustic, uncultivated, undomesticated, upland