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wood lot

or wood·lot

noun
  1. a tract, especially on a farm, set aside for trees.
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Origin of wood lot

An Americanism dating back to 1635–45
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for wood lot

Historical Examples of wood lot

  • The land saved for the wood-lot should be selected from land unfit for cultivation.

    Agriculture for Beginners

    Charles William Burkett

  • Was you to sell him the wood-lot for two hundred and seventy-five dollars?

  • Martin got out the bobs, and the girls piled in and rode to the wood-lot for evergreens.

    Just Patty

    Jean Webster

  • I'm to go to the wood-lot with you and gather them for myself.

    The Brass Bound Box

    Evelyn Raymond

  • They so lend themselves to the enchantment we are lost in our own wood-lot.

    In the Open

    Stanton Davis Kirkham