disforestation


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Noun1.disforestation - the removal of trees
baring, denudation, husking, stripping, uncovering - the removal of covering
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But for some donors, as observers believe, the reason they are preparing to exit is this country's worsening human rights practices, poor land dispute resolution, mass disforestation, excessive natural resource exploitation and especially the failure to curb corruption.