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  • v. To girdle a tree; to kill a tree by removing a ring of bark.
  • n. The bark removed by ring-barking
  • n. The area of the tree from which the bark has been removed by ring-barking

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To girdle, as a tree.

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