Definition of Afforest in English :

Define Afforest in English

Afforest meaning in English

Meaning of Afforest in English

Pronunciation of Afforest in English

Afforest pronunciation in English

Pronounce Afforest in English


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1. afforest, forest

establish a forest on previously unforested land

Example Sentences:
'afforest the mountains'

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see synonyms of afforest
to plant trees on; convert into forested land

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see synonyms of afforest
verb transitive
to turn (land) into forest; plant many trees on

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tr.v. af·for·est·ed, af·for·est·ing, af·for·ests
To convert (open land) into a forest by planting trees or their seeds.

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