stumpage

noun
stump·​age | \ ˈstəm-pij How to pronounce stumpage (audio) \

Definition of stumpage

1 : the value of standing timber
2 : uncut marketable timber also : the right to cut it

First Known Use of stumpage

1835, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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