second-growth

second growth

noun
the plant growth that follows the destruction of virgin forest.

Origin:
1820–30

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second growth or secondary growth
 
n
natural regrowth of a forest after fire, cutting, or some other disturbance
 
secondary growth or secondary growth
 
n

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