depasture

verb
de·​pasture | \ "+ \

Definition of depasture

intransitive verb

now chiefly Australia : to feed on pasture : graze

transitive verb

1 archaic : to denude of pasture by too constant grazing
2 now chiefly Australia : put to graze : pasture
3 archaic : to use for pasture

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History and Etymology for depasture

de- + pasture

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“Depasture.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/depasture. Accessed 25 May. 2020.

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