clearcutting

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clearcutting

(ˈklɪəˌkʌtɪŋ)
n
the act of felling all trees in area
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Their features were clear cut and handsome in the extreme; their eyes were well set and large, though a slight narrowness lent them a crafty appearance; the iris, as well as I could determine by moonlight, was of extreme blackness, while the eyeball itself was quite white and clear.
Clean water is clearly a key to community health and prosperity, but the industries that depend on it are at risk from new proposals to clear cut trees in public forests.
When I read the article it wasn't as clear cut as people were saying.
Local company Clear Cut Auto Glass, which also offers sunroof repair and installation and window regulator replacement, has partnered with local online marketing firm Prospect Genius.
In 1975, the then 31-year-old had just taken over training at Towton, North Yorkshire from his stepfather WA 'Charlie' Hall and with Clear Cut landed a huge prize in the Mackeson, now Paddy Power, Gold Cup.
Singh didn't give any clear cut assurance, Rao also said Manmohan Singh had asked to call off the strike.
Sources said that Maulana advised the Prime Minister to adopt a clear cut policy against the US allegations.
The Candystripes opened well creating three clear cut scoring opportunities during the opening 10 minutes but they were punished for their failure when Rovers sensationally broke the deadlock in the 28th minute.
Bryant homes has teamed up with Clear Cut Mortgages, the independent national mortgage adviser, to take the hassle out of home buying.
8 CLEAR CUT PRESS The Clear Cut Future anthology (the first volume of an eight-book series) made me a little lonesome for the Northwest, my old home.