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

  • n. Trees that cover an area after the removal of the original stand, as by cutting or fire.

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

  • n. a second growth of trees covering an area where the original stand was destroyed by fire or cutting


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