adjective see silviculture

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  • silvicultural — silviculture ► NOUN ▪ the growing and cultivation of trees. DERIVATIVES silvicultural adjective. ORIGIN from Latin silva wood …   English terms dictionary

  • silvicultural — See silviculture. * * * …   Universalium

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  • silvicultural — sil·vi·cul·tur·al …   English syllables

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