pastoralism definition

  • noun:
    • the standard or state to be pastoral. Used particularly of a literary work.
    • A social and financial system in line with the raising and herding of livestock.
    • the state of being pastoral
    • animal husbandry; the raising and herding of farm animals
    • Pastoral character; what possesses, recommends, or confers a pastoral or outlying personality.

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