from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act or process of improving land, as defined under denshire. Also called burn-beating (which see).


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  • Austronesian culture, the people of which also lived in the mountains, some as collectors and hunters, some going over to a simple type of agriculture (denshiring).

    A History of China

  • The best analysis of denshiring in the Far East is still the book by K.J. Pelzer,

    A History of China


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