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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 Arthur English
Afforest. To turn ground ...
by Thomas Sheridan
To AFFOREST, afforest. v. a. To turn ground into forest. To AFFRANCHISE, af- fran'-tfhiz. v.a. To make free. To AFFRAY, af-fra'. v. a. To fright, to terrify. AFFRAY, af-fra'. s. A tumultuous aflault of one or more persons upon others. AFFRICTION ...
by Walter A. Shumaker, George Foster Longsdorf
AFFOREST AGE PRAYER AFFOREST. To convert land into a “forest,” in the legal sense of the word. AFFRANCH IR (Law Fr.) Kelham. AFFRANCHISE. To make free. AFFRAY. In criminal law. The fighting of two or more persons in some public ...
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, ...
A Complete Dictionary of the English Language, Both with Regard to Sound and Meaning ... To which is Prefixed a Prosodial Grammar ... The Second Edition ... Enlarged (1790)
by Thomas SHERIDAN (M.A., Teacher of Elocution.)
To AFFOREST, fis-sorsi-resh v. a. To AFOREMENTIONED, a-tz'te-mt-n'. turn ground into sorest. shnnd. a. Mentioned before.
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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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