deforest vs disafforest what difference

what is difference between deforest and disafforest

English

Etymology

de- +‎ forest

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /dɪˈfɒɹɪst/

Verb

deforest (third-person singular simple present deforests, present participle deforesting, simple past and past participle deforested)

  1. (transitive) To clear (an area) of forest.

Derived terms

  • deforestation

Translations

Anagrams

  • forested, fostered


English

Etymology

dis- +‎ afforest

Verb

disafforest (third-person singular simple present disafforests, present participle disafforesting, simple past and past participle disafforested)

  1. To deforest
  2. (Britain, law) To change the status of land from that of a forest to ordinary land

Related terms

  • disafforestation

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