disafforest(redirected from disafforestment)
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1. (Law) English law to reduce (land) from the status of a forest to the state of ordinary ground
2. (Forestry) to remove forests from (land)
ˌdisafˌforesˈtation, ˌdisafˈforestment n
Past participle: disafforested