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timberland

[tim-ber-land] /ˈtɪm bərˌlænd/
noun
1.
land covered with timber-producing forests.
Origin
1645-1655
1645-55, Americanism; timber + -land
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  • timberland now prints a detailed label for its shoes, noting on each pair the company's material and energy usage.
  • With crown closure, low-growing plants are lost due to shading, and the value of timberland to quail quickly declines.
  • timberland owners were required to replant removed conifers where silvicultural treatments were conducted.
  • Commercial timberland can be used for repeated growing and harvesting of trees.
  • Taken in total, this trend in timberland sales represents a considerable change in ownership pattern across the south.
British Dictionary definitions for timberland

timberland

/ˈtɪmbəˌlænd/
noun
1.
(US & Canadian) land covered with trees grown for their timber
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