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Forested land, especially land containing timber of commercial value.
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(Forestry) US and Canadian land covered with trees grown for their timber
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(ˈtɪm bərˌlænd)

land covered with timber-producing forests.
[1645–55, Amer.]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.timberland - land that is covered with trees and shrubstimberland - land that is covered with trees and shrubs
biome - a major biotic community characterized by the dominant forms of plant life and the prevailing climate
greenwood - woodlands in full leaf; "the greenwood was Robin Hood's home"
dry land, ground, solid ground, terra firma, earth, land - the solid part of the earth's surface; "the plane turned away from the sea and moved back over land"; "the earth shook for several minutes"; "he dropped the logs on the ground"
riparian forest - woodlands along the banks of stream or river
silva, sylva - the forest trees growing in a country or region
tree farm - a forest (or part of a forest) where trees are grown for commercial use
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[ˈtɪmbəlænd] N (US) → tierras fpl maderables
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The timberlands acquired by Fund IV include a proportion of currently merchantable timber that is expected to generate strong cash flows for Fund IV, and indirectly for the Partnership, in 2018 and beyond.
Headquartered in Atlanta and focused exclusively on timberland ownership and management, CatchMark began operations in 2007 and owns interests in approximately 1.6 m acres of timberlands located in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and Texas.
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Also, the company said that the property was sold by Campbell Global for the institutional owners of the property and that the JV operates as Triple T Timberlands, which is a CatchMark managed affiliate.
SPRINGFIELD - Roseburg Forest Products has reached an agreement to sell 170,000 acres of Northern California timberlands to an Australia-based company.