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forestnoun [C or U]

uk   /ˈfɒr.ɪst/ us   /ˈfɔːr.ɪst/
A2 a large area of land covered with trees and plants, usually larger than a wood, or the trees and plants themselves: the Black Forest The children got lost in the forest.

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forestnoun [C/U]

us   /ˈfɔr·əst, ˈfɑr-/
a large area full of trees, usually wild: [U] We camped out in a clearing in the forest.
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Translations of “forest”
in Korean 숲…
in Arabic غابة…
in Malaysian hutan, hutan simpan…
in French forêt, réserve…
in Russian лес…
in Chinese (Traditional) 森林, 林區…
in Italian foresta…
in Turkish orman…
in Polish las…
in Spanish bosque, reserva…
in Vietnamese rừng, rừng để săn bắn…
in Portuguese floresta…
in Thai ป่าไม้, ป่า…
in German der Wald, die Waldung…
in Catalan bosc…
in Japanese 森林…
in Chinese (Simplified) 森林, 林区…
in Indonesian hutan, cagar alam…
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