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wood lot

or woodlot

a tract, especially on a farm, set aside for trees.
Origin of wood lot
An Americanism dating back to 1635-45 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • Three of them from the woodlot came begging of me, and lived on my wisdom, not their own.


    Dallas Lore Sharp
  • I am glad I undertook to plant those trees in the woodlot this year.

    In Pastures Green Peter McArthur
  • You ain't folks that'll build fires in our woodlot an' leave 'em careless like.

  • It was their woodlot which this Mr. Lowder had bought for Neale.

    The Brimming Cup Dorothy Canfield Fisher
  • It is not necessary to underplant the woodlot with big trees.

    Studies of Trees Jacob Joshua Levison
  • This depends entirely on the local conditions and on the exposure of the woodlot.

    Studies of Trees Jacob Joshua Levison
  • woodlot owners will not wait much longer than the seventy-five or one hundred years required to grow trees of crosstie size.

    American Forest Trees

    Henry H. Gibson
  • Fifteen years later the woodlot again changed hands for a consideration of $1,000, a lumber company buying it.

    The School Book of Forestry

    Charles Lathrop Pack
  • If you are thinking of planting in the woodlot now is the time to apply to the Department of Forestry for trees.

    In Pastures Green Peter McArthur
  • The woodlot is a narrow strip, not too dense, and when hiding in the middle of it I would have almost every tree within range.

    In Pastures Green Peter McArthur
British Dictionary definitions for woodlot


an area restricted to the growing of trees Also called (esp Canadian) bush lot
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