silvicultural

silviculture

[sil-vi-kuhl-cher]
noun
the cultivation of forest trees; forestry.


Origin:
1875–80; < Latin silvi- (see silvicolous) + culture

silvicultural, adjective
silviculturally, adverb
silviculturist, noun
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silviculture (ˈsɪlvɪˌkʌltʃə)
 
n
the branch of forestry that is concerned with the cultivation of trees
 
[C20: silvi-, from Latin silva woodland + culture]
 
silvi'cultural
 
adj
 
silvi'culturist
 
n

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