sanitation cutting

noun

: a cutting made to remove trees that have been injured or killed (as by fire or wind) primarily to prevent spread of disease or insects compare salvage cutting

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“Sanitation cutting.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sanitation%20cutting. Accessed 25 May. 2024.

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