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CROWN LENGTH RATIO [1 record]

Record 1 2001-03-16

English

Subject field(s)
  • Silviculture
DEF

A rough but convenient index of the ability of a tree's crown to nourish the remaining part of the tree; it is the percentage of length of stem having living branches.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Sylviculture
DEF

Indice utile bien qu'approximatif de l'aptitude de la cime d'un arbre à nourrir le reste de l'arbre; c'est le pourcentage de la hauteur de la tige portant des branches vivantes.

Spanish

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