Definition of renosterveld in English:

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Pronunciation: /rɛˈnɒstəvɛlt/


[mass noun] South African
Land on which the dominant vegetation is renosterbos.
Example sentences
  • With its trademark fynbos and renosterveld, forest and other unique plant types, the CFK stretches south from Clanwilliam to Cape Town and then east to Port Elizabeth.
  • Over 80% of the South Coast Renosterveld has been cultivated.
  • Today very little Renosterveld is left as most of it has been ploughed up for crop cultivation.


1950s: blend of renosterbos and veld.

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