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FELLAGE [1 record]

Record 1 2004-08-17

English

Subject field(s)
  • Forestry Operations
DEF

The act of cutting ... down a standing tree, trees ...

OBS

While felling is the preferred term in most parts of the Commonwealth, cutting is also used, particularly for Bamboos, and persists in a few compound terms, e.g. cutting section.

OBS

According to Terminology of Forest Science, Technology Practice and Products, "throwing" is used in the Commonwealth.

OBS

According to Terminology of Forest Science, Technology Practice and Products, "falling" is also used in Australia.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Exploitation forestière
DEF

Action consistant à couper un arbre ou un peuplement.

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Explotación forestal
DEF

Apeo de árboles.

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