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re·veg·e·tate

 (rē-vĕj′ĭ-tāt′)
v. re·veg·e·tat·ed, re·veg·e·tat·ing, re·veg·e·tates
v.tr.
To cause (eroded land, for example) to bear a new cover of vegetation.
v.intr.
To bear a new cover of vegetation.

re·veg′e·ta′tion n.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

revegetate

(riːˈvɛdʒɪˌteɪt)
vb
(Botany) (intr) (of plants) to grow again and produce new tissue, esp to produce new growth on bare ground
reˌvegeˈtation n
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

revegetate


Past participle: revegetated
Gerund: revegetating

Imperative
revegetate
revegetate
Present
I revegetate
you revegetate
he/she/it revegetates
we revegetate
you revegetate
they revegetate
Preterite
I revegetated
you revegetated
he/she/it revegetated
we revegetated
you revegetated
they revegetated
Present Continuous
I am revegetating
you are revegetating
he/she/it is revegetating
we are revegetating
you are revegetating
they are revegetating
Present Perfect
I have revegetated
you have revegetated
he/she/it has revegetated
we have revegetated
you have revegetated
they have revegetated
Past Continuous
I was revegetating
you were revegetating
he/she/it was revegetating
we were revegetating
you were revegetating
they were revegetating
Past Perfect
I had revegetated
you had revegetated
he/she/it had revegetated
we had revegetated
you had revegetated
they had revegetated
Future
I will revegetate
you will revegetate
he/she/it will revegetate
we will revegetate
you will revegetate
they will revegetate
Future Perfect
I will have revegetated
you will have revegetated
he/she/it will have revegetated
we will have revegetated
you will have revegetated
they will have revegetated
Future Continuous
I will be revegetating
you will be revegetating
he/she/it will be revegetating
we will be revegetating
you will be revegetating
they will be revegetating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been revegetating
you have been revegetating
he/she/it has been revegetating
we have been revegetating
you have been revegetating
they have been revegetating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been revegetating
you will have been revegetating
he/she/it will have been revegetating
we will have been revegetating
you will have been revegetating
they will have been revegetating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been revegetating
you had been revegetating
he/she/it had been revegetating
we had been revegetating
you had been revegetating
they had been revegetating
Conditional
I would revegetate
you would revegetate
he/she/it would revegetate
we would revegetate
you would revegetate
they would revegetate
Past Conditional
I would have revegetated
you would have revegetated
he/she/it would have revegetated
we would have revegetated
you would have revegetated
they would have revegetated
Collins English Verb Tables © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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A project to investigate the outcome of large government investments in community-based rainforest revegetation has found that only about half the area reported as revegetated was actually forested after six to 11 years.
Schor, the originator of the landforming and revegetation concept, and Gray (civil and environmental engineering, emeritus, University Michigan) explain the technique of landforming and outline its advantages.
According to George Fekaris, project manager for FHWA's Western Federal Lands Highway Division (WFLHD), "Our clients, the Federal land management agencies, need and want [roadside revegetation with native plants], and it's the right thing to do, both economically and environmentally."
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