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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 an area of land dominated
by trees. Hundreds
are used throughout
the world, incorporating factors
such as tree density...
(short for "Freedom Organisation
for the Right
to Enjoy Smoking
Tobacco") is a United Kingdom
smokers' rights group primarily funded
by the tobacco...
- Forest Football
Club is an ****ociation football
in West Bridgford, Nottinghamshire, England. The football
club was founded
in 1865. Forest
- The Forest
to: in film and television: The Forest
(1982 film), an American horror
(2002 film), a...
or forest clearance
is the removal
of a forest
from land that is then converted
- "A Forest
" is a song by the English
rock band The Cure. Co-produced by Mike Hedges
and the band's Robert
Smith, it was released
as a single
from the band's...
- Forest Steven Whitaker
(born July 15, 1961) is an American
actor, producer, director, and activist. He is the recipient
- A riparian forest
or riparian woodland
is a forested
area of land adjacent
to a body of water
such as a river, stream, pond, lake, marshland...
is either growing existing forests
(proforestation) or establishing forest growth
- Into the Forest
is a 2015 Canadian apocalyptic independent drama
on the 1996 Jean Hegland
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