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    Default Help me with this sentence

    Would you pls explain for me the structure and meaning of this sentence:"Companies engaged in intensive timber cropping naturally take a dim view of alders suppressing more valuable evergreen trees"

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    Default Re: Help me with this sentence

    Quote Originally Posted by Lyf
    "Companies engaged in intensive timber cropping naturally take a dim view of alders suppressing more valuable evergreen trees"
    'take a dim view' means, disapprove
    'to supress' means, to prevent or to interfer with (i.e., the harvesting of evergreen trees. They are more valuable $ than alder trees.)

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