Definition of Felling
1. Verb. (present participle of fell) ¹
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Definition of Felling
1. fell [v] - See also: fell
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Literary usage of Felling
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and Literature for by Edmund Burke, Benjamin Franklin Collection (Library of Congress), John Davis Batchelder Collection (Library of Congress) (1814)
"The working or down-cast shaft is called the John Pit, and is situated on, the north side of the Sunderland road, and half traf between felling toll-bar and ..."
2. A Manual of Forestry by William Schlich (1908)
"This is situated within the felling-area, in a valley or on a road ... In no case, however, should the forest depot be so far removed from the felling-area ..."
3. Lawyers' Reports Annotated by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company (1904)
"It wag contended by counsel that the specification of time to burn "about February next" had the practical effect of separating the operations of felling ..."
4. Logging: The Principles and General Methods of Operation in the United States by Ralph Clement Bryant (1913)
"A form of scaffold must be provided for notching and felling large timber ... felling With the Ax. — The ax was used almost exclusively as a felling tool ..."
5. Forest Products, Their Manufacture and Use: Embracing the Principal by Nelson Courtlandt Brown (1919)
"felling and Peeling. Winter-cut poles are much more in demand than those cut at other seasons of the year. Peeling, of course, is more difficult and ..."
6. The Southern Planter (1843)
"Very respectfully yours, REUBEN A. PURYEAR, C. S, felling TIMBER. At the request of a subscriber, we have had an engraving made of a machine which seems to ..."
7. The Law of Nations: Or, Principles of the Law of Nature Applied to the by Emer de Vattel, Emmerich de Vattell (1797)
"... any kind of right to fell what belongs to him to another who does not wilh to buy it ; neither has any nation the right of felling her commodities or ..."
8. A Digest of the Laws of England Respecting Real Property by William Cruise (1824)
"In felling timber trees; 2. In pulling down houses ; 3. ... The first kind of waste consists in felling: timber felling timber. trees, ..."