Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
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Word of the Day 06/13/20 Silvics

Silvics (noun)
silvics [ sil-viks ]


noun (used with a singular verb)
1. the scientific study of trees and their environment.

Origin: 1945–50; < Latin silv(a) woodland + -ics

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB FOR SILVICS
A man may be a poor Forester who knows Silvics, but no man can be a good Forester who does not.
</i>THE TRAINING OF A FORESTER|GIFFORD PINCHOT</i>

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