eaten-out

adjective

Definition of eaten-out

of grazing land
: grazed beyond capacity for recovery : rendered barren by overgrazing the miles of eaten-out range attest our incapacity to manage natural resources

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“Eaten-out.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/eaten-out. Accessed 7 December 2019.

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