improved pasture

/ɪmpruvd ˈpastʃə/ (say improohvd 'pahschuh)

1. a species of forage plant, grown as pasture.
2. the area of land on which such pasture is grown.
3. natural pasture which has been top-dressed.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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