from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The quality or state of being pastoral. Used especially of a literary work.
  • n. A social and economic system based on the raising and herding of livestock.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. the state of being pastoral
  • n. animal husbandry; the raising and herding of farm animals

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Pastoral character; that which possesses, suggests, or confers a pastoral or rural character.


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