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wood lot

or woodlot

a tract, especially on a farm, set aside for trees.
Origin of wood lot
1635-45, Americanism Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • When I got to the wood-lot there I turned to cut across lots.

    Sudden Jim Clarence Budington Kelland
  • Was you to sell him the wood-lot for two hundred and seventy-five dollars?

  • A countryman without an open fire will consider whether he can afford to spend himself and family to spare his wood-lot.

    Concord Days A. Bronson Alcott
  • I'm to go to the wood-lot with you and gather them for myself.

    The Brass Bound Box Evelyn Raymond
  • There was a wood-lot of a hundred acres along the brook on the east side of the farm, and other forest lots to the north of it.

    A Busy Year at the Old Squire's Charles Asbury Stephens
  • When I got to the wood-lot I had only one idea, and that was to save sap.

  • The land saved for the wood-lot should be selected from land unfit for cultivation.

    Agriculture for Beginners Charles William Burkett
  • Directly after dinner we set off for the wood-lot with our guns and pepper.

    A Busy Year at the Old Squire's Charles Asbury Stephens
  • But we are bound to feel it when we watch him satisfying his pangs with the pestiferous insects of our own wood-lot.

    The Face of the Fields Dallas Lore Sharp
  • Every homestead supposes a wood-lot and forest paths for walking and meditation.

    Tablets Amos Bronson Alcott

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