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tree tapping
Subject Category
X Research, Technology and Engineering
Definition
The collection of sap or resins from trees, as in the manufacture of maple syrup, turpentine, natural rubber, etc.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/44679.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/44679
Used For
resin tapping
sap tapping
tapping of trees
USE FOR And Type
maple tapping
rubber tapping
sugar maple tapping
turpentining
Broader Term
harvesting
Related Term
latex
maple syrup
rubber
sap
sap sugars
turpentine
Spanish
incisión de árboles
Term Number
44679