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English definition of “vegetation”

vegetation

noun [U]     /ˌvedʒ.ɪˈteɪ.ʃən/
C1 plants in general, or plants that are found in a particular area: The railway track will have to be cleared of vegetation if it is to be used again. Much of the region's native vegetation has been damaged by developers who are building hotels along the coast.Plants and animals - general words
(Definition of vegetation noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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