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forestry

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noun for·est·ry \ˈfȯr-ə-strē, ˈfär-\

Simple Definition of forestry

  • : the science and practice of caring for forests

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of forestry

  1. 1 :  forestland

  2. 2 a :  the science of developing, caring for, or cultivating forests b :  the management of growing timber

Examples of forestry in a sentence

  1. She studied forestry in college.



1823

First Known Use of forestry

1823


FORESTRY Defined for Kids

forestry

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noun for·est·ry \ˈfȯr-ə-strē\

Definition of forestry for Students

  1. :  the science and practice of caring for forests

forester \-stər\ noun




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