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forest

noun [C or U] uk   /ˈfɒr.ɪst/  us   /ˈfɔːr-/
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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Translations of “forest”
in Arabic غابة…
in Korean 숲…
in Malaysian hutan, hutan simpan…
in French forêt, réserve…
in Turkish orman…
in Italian foresta…
in Chinese (Traditional) 森林, 林區…
in Russian лес…
in Polish las…
in Vietnamese rừng, rừng để săn bắn…
in Spanish bosque, reserva…
in Portuguese floresta…
in Thai ป่าไม้, ป่า…
in German der Wald, die Waldung…
in Catalan bosc…
in Japanese 森林…
in Indonesian hutan, cagar alam…
in Chinese (Simplified) 森林, 林区…
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