Definition of silvicultural in English:

silvicultural

(also sylvicultural)

adjective

  • See silviculture

    • ‘According to the proponents of the silvicultural hypothesis, several processes combined to make forests increasingly vulnerable to budworm outbreaks.’
    • ‘Generally, these silvicultural openings are less than 2 hectares in size.’
    • ‘Monoculture plantations and silvicultural thinning create stands with fewer tree species than in natural forests.’
    • ‘The solution was to separate agrarian and silvicultural production.’
    • ‘Farmers and co-operatives using sound silvicultural management on their farms are encouraged to enter this category.’

Pronunciation

silvicultural

/ˌsɪlvɪˈkʌltʃ(ə)r(ə)l/