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woodland Meaning, Definition & Usage

  1. noun land that is covered with trees and shrubs
    timberland; forest; timber.
WordNet

Wood"land noun
Definitions
  1. Land covered with wood or trees; forest; land on which trees are suffered to grow, either for fuel or timber.
    Here hills and vales, the woodland and the plain, Here earth and water seem to strive again. Pope.
    Woodlands and cultivated fields are harmoniously blended. Bancroft.
Wood"land adjective
Definitions
  1. Of or pertaining to woods or woodland; living in the forest; sylvan.
    She had a rustic, woodland air. Wordsworth.
    Like summer breeze by woodland stream. Keble.

Webster 1913


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