Definition of Disbranching

1. Verb. (present participle of disbranch) ¹



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Definition of Disbranching

1. disbranch [v] - See also: disbranch

Lexicographical Neighbors of Disbranching

disboscations
disbosom
disbosomed
disbosoming
disbosoms
disbound
disbowel
disboweled
disboweling
disbowelled
disbowelling
disbowels
disbranch
disbranched
disbranches
disbranching (current term)
disbud
disbudded
disbudding
disbuds
disburden
disburdened
disburdening
disburdenment
disburdenments
disburdens
disbursal
disbursals
disburse
disbursed

Literary usage of Disbranching

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. A History of British Forest-trees: Indigenous and Introduced by Prideaux John Selby (1842)
"... to preserve the trees already standing, the remedial plan, where the Ash predominates, should be attempted; this, which we shall call the disbranching, ..."

2. An Encyclopædia of Gardening: Comprising the Theory and Practice of by John Claudius Loudon (1860)
"disbranching. The tree, being felled, is next divested of its branches, which are sorted into fence-wood, fuel, ton-wood, &c., according to the kind of tree ..."

3. The Forest of Essex: Its History, Laws, Administration and Ancient Customs by William Richard Fisher (1887)
"... Forest as to the vert, either by the felling or disbranching of trees, the digging of turves, the stripping of moor land, the cutting of underwood, ..."

4. The Whole Art of Husbandry: Or, the Way of Managing and Improving of Land by John Mortimer (1716)
"... thing to be taken care of i> a skilful disbranching fuch Limbs as mqy endanger them in their Fall, wherein much Fore-caft and Skill is required, ..."

5. The Engineer's and Mechanic's Encyclopædia: Comprehending Practical by Luke Hebert (1848)
"... is disbranching of such limbs as may endanger the tree in its irms of timber that are very great, it is always to chop or sink in them close to the bole ..."

6. A Journal of the Proceedings in Georgia, Beginning October 20, 1737: By by William Stephens (1906)
"... falling Abundance of large Timber, disbranching that, whereof they had burned and destroyed great Part, and clearing the Whole from all Shrub-Wood, ..."

7. Sylva: Or, a Discourse of Forest Trees by John Evelyn, John Nisbet (1908)
"Dr. Plot recommends the disbranching to be done in the Spring before felling, whilst the tree is standing, that is, from May to Michaelmas, and so to let it ..."

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