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pastoral

emanating from or pertaining to the use of land for pasture.

pastoral rearing
raising of young, after weaning, on pasture where they are more susceptible to nutritional deficiencies and parasitic infestation than young reared indoors.
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It's more the world of Agatha Christie,an as-if world of bucolic England.
The Concerto Grosso, the newest composition of the group, written in 1950, is also the least bucolic.
We narrow-minded bucolic folk on the farm, a little hard to brainwash are we?
Or, "in the popular mind the Hudson Valley may refer to those bucolic stretches of land sandwiched between New York City and Albany .
9] The colonial enterprise, argued Marx, was in part generated by, and in part generative of, a pastoral discourse which sought very literally to find the ever-receding bucolic world imagined in pastoral literature in the very definite, physical location of the untouched wilderness of prospective colonies.
12 at the monastery, located on a bucolic hilltop on the edge of the Green Mountain National Forest.
But she does more than depict down-home scenes; she finds lessons in these bucolic moments, and each of the items, particularly cotton, become a metaphor, a touchstone, "an ever-ready reference point to delineate the distinctions between then and now, between mind-numbing labor and the possibility of moving to a different level of existence.
First, Mariano Tucci's reference, in an afterward, to the 1510 Giuntine edition as "hoc secundo Maronis enchiridio" (this second hand-held book of Maro) cannot be interpreted as confirmation of the existence of an e arlier edition edited by Riccardini because enchiridion, the word used by Aldus Manutius to describe his octavo-sized Vergil of 1501, indicates format and cannot be assumed to be a synonym for the terms commonly used for edition, editio or impressio; the 1504 Giunta anthology of bucolic poetry, an octavo-sized enchiridion also edited by Riccardini, although it contained the Bucolics alone of Vergil's works, may well have been what Tucci had in mind as the predecessor of Riccardini's 1510 Giunta Vergil.
In an effort to build strong brand identity for the cheeses of Wisconsin, The Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board (WMMB) has introduced their new logo, a circle depicting a bucolic farm scene in front of which is an outstretched arm holding a wedge of artisanal-looking cheese.
DEBBI GARDINER (Women's Business, page 10) was 21 when she left bucolic New Zealand on a one-way ticket for Japan.
Her liquid eyes wide open, dressed in a prim lace blouse and Victorian pin, Bernadette is confronted by a nasty view of the bucolic countryside.
A seven-minute ferry ride brings visitors to the bucolic Governor's Island, a former U.