adverb see extractive I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • extractively — See extractive. * * * …   Universalium

  • extractive — I. adjective Date: 1599 1. a. of, relating to, or involving extraction b. tending toward or resulting in withdrawal of natural resources by extraction with no provision for replenishment < extractive agriculture > 2. capable of being extracted •… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Public land — In all modern states, some land is held by central or local governments. This is called public land. The system of tenure of public land, and the terminology used, varies between countries. The following examples illustrate some of the… …   Wikipedia

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