Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

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

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

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

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb dated To reforest.

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

  • verb 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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