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basal area

Alternative forms: =b.a. (abbr.)

  • The area in square meters of the cross-section of a tree stem, generally at breast height and inclusive of bark. (Ford-Robertson 1971, Bonnor 1978)
German: Grundfläche
French: surface terrière
Italian: area basimetrica
Spanish: sección normal
Portuguese: área basal
See also:
  • basal area increment