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pollarding

  • Cutting back, in more or less systematic fashion, of the crown of a tree, with the object of producing a close head of shoots (a pollard) beyond the reach of browsing animals, either for fuel, or for decorative purposes. (Ford-Robertson 1983)
German: Schneitelung
French: taille en têtard
Italian: capitozzare
Spanish: desmochar
Portuguese: decapitar

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