controlled burning

controlled burning
/kəntroʊld ˈbɜnɪŋ/ (say kuhntrohld 'berning)

the controlled application of fire under specified environmental conditions to a predetermined area and at a planned time, intensity and rate of spread, the object being to reduce the danger of bushfire.
Also, control burning, prescribed burning.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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