depasture

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depasture

to feed livestock by grazing them on pasture.
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55) Meanwhile, at the end of the year (56) he received the governor's sanction to occupy a fourth grazing run, an area of two geographical miles round his stockyard to be erected at a place called Gunderne, about fifteen miles to the north-west of Lake George, with the usual provisos that it was depastured by no previous occupant, that the cattle kept thereon were marked as described in Goulburn's letter, and until such time as government might choose, at six months' notice, to revoke the indulgence and resume possession.