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    russian expression

    I am looking for a Russian translation of the activity of pruning away dead wood and dead branches from a tree.

    A friend of mine suggested the following translation:

    обрезка деревьев

    I was quite happy with it, but later on I looked after the same issue but would have liked THREE Russian words. Is the following translation acceptable?

    обрезка сухостойное деревьев

    I thank you very much in advance for your opinion, reply or correction.
    Best Regards,

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    I think "обрезка сухостоя" is all you need, really. I don't think we say "сухостойные деревья", "сухостой" sounds more natural to me.
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    answer received

    Thank you for your advice

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