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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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Among the pieces originally written for keyboard instruments one can find the first movement of Bach's Pastorale in F Major for Organ (BWV 590), and two of Scarlatti's keyboard sonatas (Sonata in F Major, K.
Quelle signification accorde-t-elle a la mort et quels sont les contours de l'intervention pastorale aupres des mourants?
Il Rettore di Sant'An selmo ha ben presentato Illegame tra le riforme di Pio X e la mens della riforma liturgica notando come seppur la preoccupazione del Papa non fosse propriamente liturgica, ma piuttosto pastorale e spirituale, le sue riforme contribuirono a creare un ambiente propizio per il movimento liturgico che nacque nel 1909, cioe durante il suo papato.
Les vieux bergers deplorent le comportement et la pratique pastorale des jeunes bergers dans une situation de degradation des ressources pastorales, d'insecurite fonciere et de pauperisation des familles d'eleveurs.
Les positions de Valois sur l'animation et l'action pastorales montrent les tensions et les resistances pouvant exister a l'interieur meme de l'Eglise catholique face au changement.
COMMISSION DE PASTORALE FAMILIARE DI BRUXELLES, Vapreparation au marige, Fleurus, Paris 1966.
De ces demandes a decoule la mise en place par le cure qui desservait alors la paroisse d'une pastorale specifique d'<< accueil inconditionnel >> de toute personne rejetee (2).
Dit gaan egter hier nie net om grond en die plaasroman--of die pastorale en anti-pastorale--nie, want vanuit die interpretasies van die enkele plaastekste wat noukeurig ontleed word, maak sy assosiasies met die politieke en sosiale geskiedenis van Suid-Afrika (spesifiek die Afrikaner: hoofsaaklik vanuit Giliomee), met verledes, antropologiee en mitologiee.
His Pastorale symphony (the Sixth) is blatantly pagan, exalting the "Merry Making of Country Folk" and the frolics of shepherds.
In 1524 the Tuscan explorer Giovanni da Verrazano, sailing for the French crown, was so impressed by the beauty of the North American coast that he christened it 'Arcadia,' after a prose pastorale of the same name published in 1502, a work that popularized the notion of a rural 'golden age' among the ancients," observes Yale University history professor John Mack Faragher in his book A Great And Noble Scheme.