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irrigation
Subject Category
F Plant Science and Plant Products
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Definition
Application of water to soil for the purpose of plant production.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
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http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/24709.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/24709
Used For
herbigation
watering (crops)
Broader Term
irrigation and drainage
Narrower Term
irrigation management
irrigation systems
Related Term
chemigation
fertigation
irrigated conditions
irrigated farming
Spanish
irrigación
Term Number
24709