1. One in favor of an equal division of landed property.

2. An agrarian law. "An equal agrarian is perpetual law." (Harrington)

1. Pertaining to fields, or lands, or their tenure; especially, relating to am equal or equitable division of lands; as, the agrarian laws of Rome, which distributed the conquered and other public lands among citizens. "His Grace's landed possessions are irresistibly inviting to an agrarian experiment." (Burke)

2. <botany> Wild; said of plants growing in the fields.

Origin: L. Agrarius, fr. Ager field.

(01 Mar 1998)

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