What is afforestation?

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Afforestation is the process of planting of trees for the purpose of creating woodland or forest. In the context of the common agricultural policy, the term refers to measures co-financed by the European Union to encourage new woodland development with a view to its beneficial effects for the environment.
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af·for·est
[uh-fawr-ist, uh-for-]
VERB (USED WITH OBJECT)
1.
to convert (bare or cultivated land) into forest, originally for the purpose of providing hunting grounds.
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