2. [syn: agrarian, agricultural, farming(a)]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Agricultural \Ag`ri*cul"tur*al\, a.
Of or pertaining to agriculture; connected with, or engaged
in, tillage; as, the agricultural class; agricultural
implements, wages, etc. -- Ag`ri*cul"tur*al*ly, adv.
Agricultural ant (Zool.), a species of ant which gathers
and stores seeds of grasses, for food. The remarkable
species (Myrmica barbata) found in Texas clears circular
areas and carefully cultivates its favorite grain, known
as ant rice.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adj 1: relating to or used in or promoting agriculture or
farming; "agricultural engineering"; "modern agricultural
(or farming) methods"; "agricultural (or farm)
equipment"; "an agricultural college"
2: relating to rural matters; "an agrarian (or agricultural)
society"; "farming communities" [syn: agrarian,