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American English: /diˈfɔrɪst/
, /diˈfɑrɪst/
British English: /diːˈfɒrɪst/

Translation of deforest in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • Example sentences
    • They did not clear or deforest wide areas as they would have done if they had based their economy on a dry farming system.
    • Thirteen Buddhist pagodas, 17 schools, and several villages are now planting those trees in an attempt to restore a severely deforested area.
    • He said most of the land had been allocated to charcoal burners who had ended up deforesting the area.
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