Entry from British & World English dictionary
noun[mass noun] South African
Uncultivated land on which the dominant vegetation type is indigenous grass.
- Dung beetle sampling was done in four different localities within two different habitat types, a grassveld area and a bushveld (savanna) area.
- Within the moist tall grassveld rainfall is about 1 000 mm a year or more.
- The wide open grassveld is the ideal place to see larks and pipits.
Partly translating Afrikaans grasveld 'prairie'.
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