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Definition of the verb afforest
What does afforest mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: afforested | afforesting | afforests
- establish a forest on previously unforested land
- example: afforest the mountains
- lexical domain: Contact - verbs of touching, hitting, tying, digging
- synonym of afforest: forest
- more generic words: plant / set = put or set (seeds, seedlings, or plants) into the ground
- more specific words:
Alternative definition of the verb afforest
- [transitive] To make into forest
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Silent Invaders (2004)
Pesticides, Livelihoods, and Women's Health by Miriam Jacobs And Barbara Dinham
AfFOResT is a local NGO in Zimbabwe which has developed systems for the production of organic vegetables and cotton without any significant drop in yield by smallholder farmers who had previously been heavily dependent ...
Variations by Frada Burstein, Clyde Holsapple
AFFOREST is a spatial DSS and has been implemented as an extension of ArcViewTM 3.2 (Environmental Systems Research Institute, Redlands, CA1), which provides the full ArcViewTM functionality to the user. A user is guided through a ...
by Frederick Stroud, Elsie May Wheeler, John McDonald Burke
AFFOREST. — “ ' Afforest,' is to turn ...
by David Booth
It is even said that some of <pur Kings created Forests by turning cultivated lands into waste ; and, in pur old law books, this was termed Afforestation, from a Verb, To Afforest. They were managed under a particular system of Forest-laws, ...
by William Dwight Whitney
afforest (a-for'est), ...
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1901)
by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith
afforest (a-for'est), ...
The Encyclopædic Dictionary (1882)
A New, and Original Work of Reference to All the Words in the English Language with a Full Account of Their Origin, Meaning, Pronounciation, and Use by Robert Hunter
afforest (q.v.).] To convert ground into forest, and add it to ground already afforested. " Henry Fits- Empress* (vix, the second) did co- afforest much land, .
by Charles Richardson
CO- AFFOREST,* v.
An Exhaustive Dictionary of the English Language : Practical and Comprehensive : Giving the Fullest Definition (encyclopedic in Detail), the Origin, Pronunciation and Use of Words by Robert Hunter, Edward Thomas Roe, Le Roy Hooker, Thomas W. Handford
[AFFOREST.] āf-fôr'—ést-Ing, pr. par. [AFFOREST.] *af-forme, v. t. [Lat. ad=to ...
a new and exhaustive work of reference to the English language, defining over 250,000 words, with a full account of their origin, pronunciation and use. Comprising a general encyclopaedia of art, science, invention and discovery; a gazetteer and atlas of the world; a compendious dictionary of universal biography, etc by Robert Hunter
[Afforest.] The act or process of converting cultivated land into forest; the state of being so transmuted. af-f8r'-ëet-ëd, pa. par ...
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Scrabble value of A1F4F4O1R1E1S1T1
The value of this 8-letter word is 14 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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