Depasture De*pas"ture (?; 135), v. t. & i. To pasture; to feed; to graze; also, to use for pasture. [R.] [1913 Webster]

Cattle, to graze and departure in his grounds. --Blackstone. [1913 Webster]

A right to cut wood upon or departure land. --Washburn. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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