silvics [sil-viks] ExamplesWord Origin noun (used with a singular verb)
- the scientific study of trees and their environment.
Origin of silvics 1945–50; Latin silv(a) woodland + -ics Examples from the Web for silvics Historical Examples of silvics
A man may be a poor Forester who knows Silvics, but no man can be a good Forester who does not.
The Training of a Forester