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  • n. Plural form of sericulturist.


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  • Furthermore, present day sericulturists have learned much about growing silkworms, and the importance of keeping the silk-houses clean and well aired; they have found that they must preserve an even temperature within the buildings; wash the walls down with lime to purify the atmosphere; sterilize the trays from which the worms feed; and hatch the eggs in large, airy places.

    The Story of Silk

  • It was a timely forecast, for the old servant's prediction proved a true one, and thanks to his thoughtfulness, the crop of the youthful sericulturists escaped famine.

    The Story of Silk

  • Another delightful discovery of the sericulturists, as silkworm raisers are called, was that when their mulberry trees were once properly planted they would, with good care, live to a marvelous old age -- some of them even reaching the dignity of two or three hundred years.

    The Story of Silk

  • Previously, it had restricted itself to covering losses suffered by silkworm raisers, but launched the new policy in the belief that sericulturists would die a '' natural death '' if the situation stayed unchanged.

    Japan Today: Japan News and Discussion

  • Ori Doraku (literally fabric hobby) Shiono-ya is a textile manufacturer with a history of more than 300 years in the ancient capital of Kyoto, a city noted for Nishijin brocade, and has been ahead of the times in cooperating with sericulturists.

    Japan Today: Japan News and Discussion

  • 30, DHNS: The State government, on Saturday, launched the short massaging service (SMS) assistance for sericulturists. - Articles related to 'Adoption of new technologies must to boost silk production'


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