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Meaning of “pasture” in the English Dictionary

"pasture" in British English

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pasturenoun [C or U]

uk   /ˈpɑːs.tʃər/  us   /ˈpæs.tʃɚ/
grass or ​similarplantssuitable for ​animals such as ​cows and ​sheep to ​eat, or an ​area of ​landcovered in this: The ​sheep were ​grazing on the ​lushgreen pastures. Some ​fields are ​planted with ​crops for several ​years, and then ​returned to pasture for the ​cattle.
(Definition of pasture from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"pasture" in American English

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pasturenoun [C/U]

 us   /ˈpæs·tʃər/
landcovered with ​grass or ​similarplantssuitable for ​animals, such as ​cows and ​sheep, to ​eat: [C] The ​bestplaces to ​find bluebirds are ​open pastures.
(Definition of pasture from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pasture”
in Korean 초원, 목초지…
in Arabic مَرعى…
in Malaysian padang rumput ternak…
in French pâturage…
in Russian пастбище…
in Chinese (Traditional) 牧場…
in Italian pascolo…
in Turkish çayır, otlak, mera…
in Polish pastwisko…
in Spanish pasto…
in Vietnamese đồng cỏ…
in Portuguese pasto…
in Thai ทุ่งเลี้ยงสัตว์…
in German die Weide…
in Catalan pastura, prat…
in Japanese 牧草地, 牧場…
in Chinese (Simplified) 牧场…
in Indonesian padang rumput…
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