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- v. To deforest
- v. To change the status of land from that of a forest to ordinary land
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To reduce from the privileges of a forest to the state of common ground; to exempt from forest laws.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In England, to free from the restrictions of forest laws; reduce from the legal state of a forest to that of common land.
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- v. remove the trees from
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