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pas·ture·land

 (păs′chər-lănd′)
n.
Land suitable for grazing.

pastureland

(ˈpɑːstʃəˌlænd)
n
land used for pasture
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pastureland - a field covered with grass or herbage and suitable for grazing by livestockpastureland - a field covered with grass or herbage and suitable for grazing by livestock
common land, commons - a pasture subject to common use
cow pasture - a pasture for cows
grassland - land where grass or grasslike vegetation grows and is the dominant form of plant life
rural area, country - an area outside of cities and towns; "his poetry celebrated the slower pace of life in the country"
Translations

pastureland

[ˈpɑːstʃəlænd] Npradera f, tierra(s) f(pl) de pastoreo
References in classic literature ?
The car went along a rough road which led across a great stretch of pastureland.
Address : Incharge, Himachal Pasturelands, Igfri, Ivri, Campur, Palampur-176 061
Even in diversely planted pasturelands, though, grazing practices make a big difference.
The pequi tree is legally protected in Minas Gerais State (Law 10,883 of 02-20-1992), but their natural habitat has been constantly altered by different human land uses such as cattle-raising pasturelands and agroforestry systems.
Now Shenkin II has gone to the celestial pasturelands, the mantle passes on to the yet-to-be selected Shenkin III.
President of the Jammu and Kashmir Gujjar United Front, Muhammad Aslam Chowdhry said that Indian army had occupied all good pasturelands of the territory and the troops presence in grazing areas had jeopardized their lives.
To investigate how the environment shapes stream fish distributions, we examined darter utilization of different microhabitats in Sicolocco Creek, a small tributary of the Sucarnoochee River flowing primarily through pasturelands in central Sumter County Alabama.
Most conservationists had assumed that new crop fields in the Amazon region usually spring up on former pasturelands.
Hirtenkase is a rustic, full-flavored hard cheese made from the milk of cows that dine on the high mountain pasturelands in summer and fresh hay in winter.
James Monaghan, Martin McCauley and Niall Connolly were arrested in August 2001 at Bogota airport after visiting a safe haven of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (Farc), in the sweltering jungles and pasturelands of southern Colombia.
The project also involved reclaiming 15 acres of abandoned mine land for use as pasturelands and forest.
On the rural front, $110 million would provide for a significant increase in technical assistance and cost-sharing to private nonindustrial landowners as a way of encouraging conversion of marginal crop and pasturelands to trees, as well as improving the management of existing forestlands.