Definition of Afforestations
1. afforestation [n] - See also: afforestation
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Afforestations
Literary usage of Afforestations
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Forester: A Practical Treatise on British Forestry and Arboriculture for by John Nisbet (1905)
"Under King John afforestations again became so extensive, ... It decreed that all afforestations made "of any other wood than his own demesne" by Henry II. ..."
2. Studies and Notes Supplementary to Stubbs' Constitutional History Down to by Charles Petit-Dutaillis, Georges Lefebvre (1915)
"The Great Charter alludes to afforestations made by John and Richard (arts. ... there are instances of afforestations made by John. On the other hand, ..."
3. A Digest of the Laws of England by John Comyns, Anthony Hammond (1822)
"... &c. were added only to shew the unlawfulness of the afforestation; in the 3d chap, which relates to the afforestations in the reigns of R. 1. and king ..."
4. The Forest of Essex: Its History, Laws, Administration and Ancient Customs by William Richard Fisher (1887)
"The illegal afforestations of the later Kings, on the other hand, ever widening in area as they became more remote from the original Forest, ..."
5. Transactions of the Royal Scottish Arboricultural Society by Royal Scottish Arboricultural Society (1908)
"... several years in various parts of the Lueneburger Heide, occupied during a portion of this time on these very afforestations, which are now dying out. ..."
6. The Complete Sportsman: A Compendious View of the Ancient and Modern Chase by T H Needham, Thomas Burgeland Johnson (1817)
"... charter thus made and confirmed, some of these new afforestations were peram* ... Nevertheless, the greatest part of the new afforestations were still ..."