reafforestation

noun
re·​af·​for·​es·​ta·​tion | \ ˌrē-ə-ˌfȯr-ə-ˈstā-shən How to pronounce reafforestation (audio) , -ˌfär- \

Definition of reafforestation

chiefly British

Other Words from reafforestation

reafforest \ ˌrē-​ə-​ˈfȯr-​əst How to pronounce reafforest (audio) , -​ˈfär-​ \ transitive verb, chiefly British

First Known Use of reafforestation

1884, in the meaning defined above

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“Reafforestation.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/reafforestation. Accessed 27 May. 2020.

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