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Noun
/ˈfärmiNG/,
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The activity or business of growing crops and raising livestock,
  1. The activity or business of growing crops and raising livestock


  1. agrarian: relating to rural matters; "an agrarian (or agricultural) society"; "farming communities"
  2. the practice of cultivating the land or raising stock
  3. agriculture considered as an occupation or way of life; "farming is a strenuous life"; "there's no work on the land any more"
  4. (farm) be a farmer; work as a farmer; "My son is farming in California"
  5. (farm) workplace consisting of farm buildings and cultivated land as a unit; "it takes several people to work the farm"
  6. (farm) collect fees or profits
  7. Agriculture is the production, processing, marketing, and use of foods, fibers and byproducts from plant crops and animals. Agriculture was the key development that led to the rise of human civilization, with the husbandry of domesticated animals and plants (i.e. ...
  8. Tax farming was originally a Roman practice whereby the burden of tax collection was reassigned by the Roman State to private individuals or groups. ...
  9. A farm is an area of land, including various structures, devoted primarily to the practice of producing and managing food (produce, grains, or livestock), fibres and, increasingly, fuel. It is the basic production facility in food production. ...
  10. (Farm (album)) Farm is the ninth studio album by the American band Dinosaur Jr. It is the band's first release on the record label Jagjaguwar.
  11. A farmer is a person, engaged in agriculture, who raises living organisms for food or raw materials, generally including livestock husbandry and growing crops such as produce and grain. ...
  12. (Farmer (gold)) Gold farming is playing a massively multiplayer online game to acquire in-game currency, e.g. gold. Richard Heeks, Development Informatics Group IDPM, SED, University of Manchester, UK - 2008 This is then usually sold, against the wishes of the game's operator, to other players. ...
  13. (farm) food; a meal; A place where agricultural and similar activities take place, especially the growing of crops or the raising of livestock; A location used for an industrial purpose, having many similar structures; A group of coordinated servers; To work on a farm, especially in the ...
  14. (FARM) land used for agricultural purposes for crop and livestock farming.
  15. (Farm) Fixed sum, usually paid annually, for the right to collect all revenues from land; in effect, rent. Lords could farm land to vassals, receiving a fixed annual rent in place of the normal feudal obligation. ...
  16. (farm) to mass kill a certain monster for money or items
  17. (Farm) As defined by the USDA Census of Agriculture in 2007, a farm is defined as any place where $1,000 or more of agricultural products were produced and sold, or normally would have been sold. The $1,000 threshold can be met by any combination of sales and government payments. ...
  18. (The Farm) The CIA training facility near Williamsburg, VA, operated under the guise of Camp Peary. Also, a private intelligence training facility outside Atlanta, Georgia, operated mostly by former federal intelligence officers.
  19. (FARM) Cultivate a given geographic area by looking for property and flexible sellers.
  20. (FARM) (Financial Aid Resource Management System) - A mainframe system developed to accommodate the processing completed in the Office of Student Financial Aid.
  21. (Farm) (Mat 22:5). Every Hebrew had a certain portion of land assigned to him as a possession (Num. 26:33-56). ...
  22. (Farm) (the...) 1. in political jargon, 'Australia'—in the sense of buying it back from overseas investors: e.g., It's time the Government starting buying back the Farm instead of selling out to interests overseas. 2. ...
  23. (Farm) 1. v.i. (of a batsman) to inspect and tap the pitch lightly with the bat in order to smooth out small rough patches and irregularities; synonym of garden.
  24. (Farm) A group of wikis that share code. Content and formats may or may not be shared. For more farm-related terms, including several which have been deprecated, see WikiFarmTerminology
  25. (Farm) Accommodation which offers guests the opportunity to observe or become involved in farm life on a rural property. This type of accommodation offers a wide variety of standards and services.