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pasturage

[pas-cher-ij, pahs-] /ˈpæs tʃər ɪdʒ, ˌpɑs-/
noun
1.
2.
the activity or business of pasturing livestock.
Origin of pasturage
1525-1535
1525-35; pasture + -age
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British Dictionary definitions for pasturage

pasturage

/ˈpɑːstʃərɪdʒ/
noun
1.
the right to graze or the business of grazing cattle
2.
another word for pasture
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Word Origin and History for pasturage
n.

1530s, from Old French pasturage (13c, Modern French pâturage), from pasturer "to pasture" (see pasture (v.)).

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