Of or being a form of agriculture in which an area of forest is cleared by cutting and burning and is then planted, usually for several seasons, before being left to return to forest.
Drastic or destructive.
Of or having to do with a type of primitive forest agriculture in which fields are cleared by cutting down and burning vegetation.
Characterized by indiscriminate or destructive recklessness.
Alternative spelling of slash and burn.
To apply the slash and burn technique.
We'll slash and burn this week and plant next.