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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To cut down and clear away the trees or forests from.

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  • v. To destroy or to fell all the trees of a forest.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To clear of forests; to disforest.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To deprive of forests; cut down and clear away the forests of.
  • Same as disafforest.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. remove the trees from

Etymologies

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de- +‎ forest

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