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veldalso veldt (vĕlt, fĕlt)
Any of the open grazing areas of southern Africa.
veld(fɛlt; vɛlt) or
[C19: from Afrikaans, from earlier Dutch veldt field]
or veldt(vɛlt, fɛlt)
the open country, bearing grass, bushes, or shrubs, or thinly forested, characteristic of parts of S Africa.
[1795–1805; < Afrikaans < Dutch: field]