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afforest

verb [T] uk   /əˈfɒr.ɪst/ us    /-ˈfɔːr.əst/
to plant trees on an area of land in order to make a forestForestry
afforestation
noun [U] uk   /æfˌɒr.ɪˈsteɪ.ʃən/ us    /əˌfɔːr.ə-/
Forestry
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