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Agriculture - The science of soil cultivation, crop production, and livestock raising.
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Commerce - The interchange of goods or commodities, especially on a large scale, between different countries or between populations within the same country. It includes trade (the buying, selling, or exchanging of commodities, whether wholesale or retail) and business (the purchase and sale of goods to make a profit). (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed, p411, p2005 & p283)
Engineering - The practical application of physical, mechanical, and mathematical principles. (Stedman, 25th ed)
Household Articles - Various material objects and items in the home. It includes temporary or permanent machinery and appliances. It does not include furniture or interior furnishings (FURNITURE see INTERIOR DESIGN AND FURNISHINGS; INTERIOR FURNISHINGS see INTERIOR DESIGN AND FURNISHINGS).
Household Products - Substances or materials used in the course of housekeeping or personal routine.
Industry - The aggregate of manufacturing or technically productive enterprises in a particular field, often named after its principle product, as "the automobile industry", "the steel industry". It includes the ownership and management of companies, factories, industrial plants, etc. (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
Manufactured Materials - Substances and materials manufactured for use in various technologies and industries and for domestic use.
Military Science
Technology - The application of scientific knowledge to practical purposes in any field. It includes methods, techniques, and instrumentation.
Transportation - The means of moving persons, animals, goods, or materials from one place to another.

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