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Definitions of forest:

part of speech: noun

A large uncultivated tract of land covered with trees and underwood: woody ground and rude pasture.

part of speech: verb transitive

To cover with trees. ( O. Fr. forest, Fr. foret- Low L. foresta, which in mediaeval writers is the open wood, as opposed to the parcus ( park) or walled- in wood- forestis, out of, not shut- L. foris, out of doors- fores, doors.

part of speech: noun

A large extent of ground covered with trees; woodland.

part of speech: noun

A large tract of land covered with trees; an uncultivated tract of ground interspersed with wood for field- sporting.

part of speech: adjective

Sylvan; rustic.

part of speech: adjective

Pertaining to a forest: silvan: rustic.

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