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  • v. To reforest.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To convert again into a forest, as a region of country.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To convert anew into a forest; renew the forest-growth of; reforest.

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

  • v. reestablish a forest after clear-cutting or fire, etc.

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Examples

  • Wyse, or Heligoland with its one tree if something is not done to reafforest the land.

    Ulysses

  • We still have much housing to build, and above all, we must reafforest thousands and thousands of caballerias with precious wood.

    INAUGURATION OF THE CIENAGA DE ZAPATA NATL PARK

  • -- As treeless as Portugal we'll be soon, says John Wyse, or Heligoland with its one tree if something is not done to reafforest the land.

    Ulysses

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