assart

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Related to assarted: fulling, toft

assart

(əˈsɑːt)
n
an area of land that has had trees and undergrowth removed and the ground broken up in preparation for cultivationthe process of preparing land for cultivation by removing trees and undergrowth and breaking up the ground
vb
to remove trees and undergrowth and break up (the ground) to prepare land for cultivation