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FORESTRY

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does forestry mean? 

FORESTRY (noun)
  The noun FORESTRY has 1 sense:

1. the science of planting and caring for forests and the management of growing timber

  Familiarity information: FORESTRY used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


FORESTRY (noun)


Sense 1forestry [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

The science of planting and caring for forests and the management of growing timber

Classified under:

Nouns denoting cognitive processes and contents

Hypernyms ("forestry" is a kind of...):

biological science; biology (the science that studies living organisms)

Domain member category:

stool ((forestry) the stump of a tree that has been felled or headed for the production of saplings)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "forestry"):

undercut (a notch cut in the trunk of tree in order to determine the direction of its fall)

silviculture (the branch of forestry dealing with the development and care of forests)


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