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reforest

verb [T] uk   /ˌriːˈfɒr.ɪst/ us    /-ˈfɔːr-/ (UK also reafforest)
to plant trees on an area of land that has become empty or spoiledForestry
reforestation
noun [U] uk   /ˌriː.fɒr.ɪˈsteɪ.ʃən/ us    /-fɔːr.ɪ-/ (UK also reafforestation /ˌriː.əˌfɒr.ɪˈsteɪ.ʃən/  /-ˌfɔːr.ɪ-/)
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