Definition of Forest. Meaning of Forest. Synonyms of Forest
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Definition of Forest
ForestForest For"est, a.
Of or pertaining to a forest; sylvan.
Forest fly. (Zo["o]l.)
(a) One of numerous species of blood-sucking flies, of the
family Tabanid[ae], which attack both men and beasts.
See Horse fly.
(b) A fly of the genus Hippobosca, esp. H. equina. See
Forest glade, a grassy space in a forest. --Thomson.
Forest laws, laws for the protection of game, preservation
of timber, etc., in forests.
Forest tree, a tree of the forest, especially a timber
tree, as distinguished from a fruit tree.
Forest For"est, v. t.
To cover with trees or wood.
ForestForest For"est, n. [OF. forest, F. for[^e]t, LL. forestis,
also, forestus, forestum, foresta, prop., open ground
reserved for the chase, fr. L. foris, foras, out of doors,
abroad. See Foreign.]
1. An extensive wood; a large tract of land covered with
trees; in the United States, a wood of native growth, or a
tract of woodland which has never been cultivated.
2. (Eng. Law) A large extent or precinct of country,
generally waste and woody, belonging to the sovereign, set
apart for the keeping of game for his use, not inclosed,
but distinguished by certain limits, and protected by
certain laws, courts, and officers of its own. --Burrill.
Meaning of Forest from wikipedia
- A forest
is a large
by trees. Hundreds
of more precise definitions
are used throughout
the world, incorporating factors
- "A Forest
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on the book written
by Jean Hegland
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Tobacco") is a United Kingdom political pressure group which campaigns against
- Forest Football
Club, often referred
to as simply Forest
, is a professional football
in West Bridgford, Nottinghamshire, England. Forest
- The Red Forest
(Ukrainian: Рудий ліс, Rudyi
lis Russian: Рыжий лес Ryzhy
") is the 10-square-kilometer (4 sq mi) area...
- Kelp forests
are underwater areas
with a high density
of kelp. They are recognized
as one of the most productive
and dynamic ecosystems
on Earth. Smaller...
- Tropical forests
are forested landscapes
regions: i.e. land areas approximately bounded
by the tropic
and Capricorn, but possibly...
- United States Forest Service
(USFS) is an agency
of the U.S. Department
the nation's 154 national forests
and 20 national...
- The Forest
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