Definition of Grazing land
1. Noun. A field covered with grass or herbage and suitable for grazing by livestock.
Specialized synonyms: Common Land, Commons, Cow Pasture
Generic synonyms: Grassland
Group relationships: Country, Rural Area
Derivative terms: Pasture, Pasture
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Grazing Land
Literary usage of Grazing land
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1. Introduction to Economics by Henry Rogers Seager (1905)
"Only grazing land, or land which is at the bottom of the economic scale, has its rent determined by comparing its properties with those of land which ..."
2. Penny Cyclopaedia of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge by Charles Knight (1837)
"Another species of rich grazing land of frequent occurrence here as well as in Galway, ... Some portions of the grazing land set for 31. per Irish acre; ..."
3. Agricultural Economics: A Selection of Materials in which Economic by Edwin Griswold Nourse (1916)
"A very large portion of the acreage classified as timbered is also grazing land and is occupied as a summer range by sheep and cattle. ..."
4. The Latest Studies on Indian Reservations by Jonathan Baxter Harrison, Indian Rights Association (1887)
"The agricultural land should be allotted in severalty, but the grazing land should be left as a common possession of the people, to avoid the need and cost ..."
5. Johns Hopkins University Studies in Historical and Political Science by Johns Hopkins University, Herbert Baxter Adams (1898)
"The importance of Utah's pastoral interests is such that provision should be made for the protection and utilization of the grazing land in connection with ..."