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What does "Agrarian" mean?


(a.) 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 (a.) Wild; -- said of plants growing in the fields (n.) An agrarian law (n.) One in favor of an equal division of landed property

Synonyms rural, agricultural, farming

Example: "An agrarian (or agricultural) society"

Word Family agrarianism