Definition of Afforesting

1. Verb. (present participle of afforest) ¹



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Definition of Afforesting

1. afforest [v] - See also: afforest

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Afforesting

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Literary usage of Afforesting

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1. Belgium and Holland, Including the Grand-duchy of Luxembourg: Including the by Karl Baedeker (Firm) (1897)
"is another small bathing-resort, recently established among the dunes, which are here 1/2 M. broad. The afforesting of the latter, begun in 1835, ..."

2. Japan at First Hand: Her Islands, Their People, the Picturesque, the Real by Joseph Ignatius Constantine Clarke (1918)
"... the city of the fallen dynasty and the new advance—A visit to Governor-General Terauchi—--Increasing rice crop—afforesting the mountains—The schools and ..."

3. Forestry and Forest Products: Prize Essays of the Edinburgh International by Hugh Robert Mill, John Rattray (1885)
"The method of afforesting may, for convenience, be divided into the following parts :— I. Preparation of Ground. III. Method of Planting. II. Plants Used. ..."

4. Reminiscences by Matilda Betham-Edwards (1898)
"... HALL SCHOOL- ALGERIAN SOCIETY — UNDER THE THIRD EMPIRE — afforesting—GIRTON COLLEGE—DR BODICHON As I have said our parsonage belonged to a High Church, ..."

5. Cassell's Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland: Being a Complete ...Great Britain (1900)
"The Saxon Chronicle, however, is little doubt that the afforesting in this reign was LIO hint of any such proceeding, and there on a much smaller scale, ..."

6. The Indian Forester; a Quarterly Magazine of Forestry (1884)
"RE-afforesting OF IRELAND.—Dr. Lyons, the junior member for the City of Dublin, sets a useful example to his fellow Irish members by the ardour with which ..."

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