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grazing

Line breaks: graz¦ing
Pronunciation: /ˈɡreɪzɪŋ
 
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Definition of grazing in English:

noun

[mass noun]
Grassland suitable for pasturage: large areas of rough grazing
More example sentences
  • Crofters gained the right to buy croft lands and common grazings even if their landlord did not want to sell.
  • Failure to do so now can lead to very stemmy unpalatable grass in later grazings.
  • The problems of the Area Based Headage System relating in particular to farmers with land designated as mountain grazings must be immediately resolved as many farmers have now found that they are entitled to less than expected.

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