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for·est·ry

 (fôr′ĭ-strē, fŏr′-)
n.
The science or work of cultivating, maintaining, and developing forests.

forestry

(ˈfɒrɪstrɪ)
n
1. (Forestry) the science of planting and caring for trees
2. (Forestry) the planting and management of forests
3. rare forest land

for•est•ry

(ˈfɔr ə stri, ˈfɒr-)

n.
1. the science of planting and taking care of trees and forests.
2. the process of establishing and managing forests.
3. forestland.
[1685–95; < Middle French foresterie]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.forestry - the science of planting and caring for forests and the management of growing timberforestry - the science of planting and caring for forests and the management of growing timber
undercut - a notch cut in the trunk of tree in order to determine the direction of its fall
biological science, biology - the science that studies living organisms
silviculture - the branch of forestry dealing with the development and care of forests
stool - (forestry) the stump of a tree that has been felled or headed for the production of saplings

forestry

noun woodcraft, silviculture, arboriculture, dendrology (Botany), woodmanship a recognised authority on tropical forestry
Translations
حِراجَه، عِلْم الغاباتحِراجي، في الغابات
lesnílesnictví
forstvæsenskovbrug
erdészeterdészeti
skógræktar-skógræktarfræîi
lesníctvolesný
gozdarstvo
ormanormancılık

forestry

[ˈfɒrɪstrɪ]
A. Nsilvicultura f (Univ) → ingeniería f forestal
B. CPD Forestry Commission N (Brit) → Comisión f del Patrimonio Forestal

forestry

[ˈfɒrɪstri] nsylviculture fForestry Commission n (British) the Forestry Commission → l'Office m des Eaux et Forêts

forestry

forestry

[ˈfɒrɪstrɪ] nselvicoltura

forest

(ˈforist) noun
1. (a large piece of) land covered with trees.
2. an area of land in which animals, especially deer, are kept. a deer forest.
ˈforested adjective
covered with forest.
ˈforester noun
a person who works in a forest or is involved in forestry.
ˈforestry noun
(the science of) growing and looking after forests.
adjective
a forestry worker.
References in classic literature ?
A FORESTRY Commissioner had just felled a giant tree when, seeing an honest man approaching, he dropped his axe and fled.
Bioproducts From Canada's Forests: New Partnerships in the Bioeconomy," co-authored by Suzanne Wetzel, Luc Duchesne and Michael Laporte, urges forestry professionals, entrepreneurs, and policy makers to take stock of the underutilized wood fibre and natural products in the North and maximize the beneficial uses of these assets.
The effort is being undertaken with a host of local partners from universities and state forestry groups in the affected states; replanting will occur when conditions permit in 2006.
June 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- At the world's largest forestry show this week, Deere & Company announced plans to leverage its powerful John Deere brand name and well known green and yellow color combination in its forestry equipment line.
Chile's green movement has for years tried to sound the alarm, decrying what they consider weak forestry policies coupled with unchecked greed.
The Society of American Foresters has identified outstanding contributors to the forestry profession by announcing winners of six national awards.
ArborGen LLC and Crown Research Institute Scion of New Zealand have signed a multi-million dollar partnership deal in a move that will build significant biomaterials expertise and benefit the productivity of plantation forestry worldwide.
Object of the contract was divided into 17 parts Part 1/2016 - Forestry: Brodniczka;Part 2/2016 - Forestry: Plociczno;Part 3/2016 - Forestry: Okalewo;Part 4 / 2016- forestry: Klusno;Part 5 / 2016- forestry: Urszulewo;Part 6 / 2016- forestry: Sosnowo;Part 7 / 2016- forestry: Ugoszcz;Part 8 / 2016- forestry: Tenement;Part 9 / 2016- forestry: Goat;Part 10 / 2016- forestry: Karnkowo;Part 11 / 2016- forestry: Gleboczek;Part 12 / 2016- forestry Huta;Part 13 / 2016- forestry: Podolia;Part 14 / 2016- forestry: Jasien;Part 15 / 2016- forestry: Wielgie;Part 16 / 2016- forestry: Okalewo school;Part 17 / 2016- Acting on duty in Clause alarm and dispositions Forestry Commission Skrwilno.
Marie web development firm is using today's technology to eliminate some of the grunt work out of forestry research field sampling.
A central figure in the development of the urban forestry movement nationally, Bob was a cornerstone of the program at AMERICAN FORESTS and a speaker at more than a dozen national urban forestry conferences we organized.
The newsroom, intended for journalists and others with a specific interest in FAO's work in forestry, has links to press releases and other news items as well as feature stories on forestry field projects and in depth articles focused on specific forestry issues.
Forestry biotechnology promises major benefits for the forest products industry.

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