1. an expert in soil management and field-crop production
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Agronomist \A*gron"o*mist\, n.
One versed in agronomy; a student of agronomy.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
n 1: an expert in soil management and field-crop production
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
44 Moby Thesaurus words for "agronomist":
Bauer, agriculturalist, agriculturist, agrologist, coffee-planter,
collective farm worker, crofter, cropper, cultivator, dirt farmer,
dry farmer, farm laborer, farmer, farmhand, gentleman farmer,
granger, grower, harvester, harvestman, haymaker, husbandman,
kibbutznik, kolkhoznik, kulak, muzhik, peasant, peasant holder,
picker, planter, plowboy, plowman, raiser, rancher, ranchman,
reaper, rustic, sharecropper, sower, tea-planter, tenant farmer,
tiller, tree farmer, truck farmer, yeoman