Pronunciation: (ag"rō-in-dus'trē-u-līz"), [key]
—v., -ized, -iz•ing.
1. to industrialize the agriculture of: to agro-industrialize a developing nation.
2. to convert or organize into an agro-industry: to agro-industrialize livestock production.
to become an agro-industry. Also, esp. Brit.,ag"ro-in•dus'tri•al•ise".
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