Definition of revegetation in US English:

revegetation

noun

North American
  • See revegetate

    • ‘Officials have targeted 750 acres for revegetation each year for the next half-century.’
    • ‘The Forest Service's ongoing programs of revegetation, more refined techniques of range management, and declining numbers of livestock have all assisted in the recovery of the Wasatch Plateau.’
    • ‘If there was any significant recovery, it probably resulted from spontaneous regrowth rather than artificial revegetation and artificial erosion control.’
    • ‘From safaris to ski tours to revegetation projects, Sierra Club Outings has a trip for you.’
    • ‘In the U.S., state reclamation laws call for revegetation, area cleanup and protection of surface and groundwater.’

Pronunciation

revegetation

/rēˌvejəˈtāSHən/