of, relating to, or characteristic of the country, country life, or country people; rustic:
living in the country:
the rural population.
of or relating to agriculture:
a person who lives in a rural area.
of, relating to, or characteristic of the country or country life
living in or accustomed to the country
of, relating to, or associated with farming
noun 1. a mail delivery route in a rural area.
- Rural science
noun 1. (Brit) the study and theory of agriculture, biology, ecology, and associated fields
noun 1. the sociological study of life in rural areas and the effects of ruralization.
noun 1. died a.d. 879, Scandinavian prince: founder of the Russian monarchy. noun 1. died 879. Varangian (Scandinavian Viking) leader who founded the Russian monarchy. He gained control over Novgorod (?862) and his dynasty, the Rurikids, ruled until 1598