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rain forest

noun [C] (also rainforest,  /ˈreɪnˌfɔr·əst, -ˌfɑr·əst/ )  /ˈreɪn ˌfɔr·əst, -ˌfɑr·əst/
a forest in a hot area of the world that receives a lot of rain
Translations of “rain forest”
in Korean 열대 우림…
in Arabic غابة ماطِرة, غابة إسْتُوائيّة…
in Portuguese floresta tropical…
in Catalan selva tropical…
in Japanese 熱帯雨林…
in Italian foresta tropicale…
in Chinese (Traditional) 熱帶雨林…
in Russian тропический лес…
in Turkish yağmur ormanları…
in Chinese (Simplified) 热带雨林…
in Polish las deszczowy…
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