woodlot

noun wood·lot \ ˈwu̇d-ˌlät \
Updated on: 8 Nov 2017

Definition of woodlot

: a restricted area of woodland usually privately maintained as a source of fuel, posts, and lumber

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WOODLOT Defined for English Language Learners

woodlot

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Definition of woodlot for English Language Learners

  • : a small area of trees that can be used as fuel or to provide wood for building things


WOODLOT Defined for Kids

woodlot

noun wood·lot \ ˈwu̇d-ˌlät \

Definition of woodlot for Students

: a small area of trees that is set aside to be used for firewood or to provide wood for building things

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