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Meaning of FORESTRY

Pronunciation:  'foristree

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  the science of planting and caring for forests and the management of growing timber
 

FORESTRY is a 8 letter word that starts with F.

 

 See Also: biological science, biology, silviculture

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\For"est*ry\, n. [Cf. OF. foresterie.]
The art of forming or of cultivating forests; the management
of growing timber.

 
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