Definition of sweetveld in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈswiːtfɛlt


[mass noun] South African
  • 1Land on which plants providing nutritious grazing grow.
    More example sentences
    • It is a beautiful farm, mostly flat and sweetveld with your usual acacia trees and other species.
    • This is mainly sweetveld which makes grazing a pleasure Thisfarm is a mere 3 hours drive from Johannesburg.
    • The sweetveld is found mainly in the eastern plains, whereas the sourveld is limited to the western regions.
  • 1.1Nutritious vegetation.


probably partly translating Dutch zoeteveld; compare with sourveld.

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