Definition of agroville in English:

agroville

noun

historical
  • In the Vietnam War (1955–75): any of a number of purpose-built fortified agricultural centres in South Vietnam, established under a policy of relocating and concentrating dispersed farming communities for safety against the Viet Cong.

Origin

1960s. Apparently from agro- + -ville.

Pronunciation

agroville

/ˈaɡrə(ʊ)vɪl//aɡrə(ʊ)ˈvil/