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greenwood

[green-woo d] /ˈgrinˌwʊd/
noun
1.
a woods or forest when green, as in summer.
Origin of greenwood
1300-1350
Middle English word dating back to 1300-50; See origin at green, wood1

Greenwood

[green-woo d] /ˈgrinˌwʊd/
noun
1.
a city in W South Carolina.
2.
a city in NW Mississippi.
3.
a town in central Indiana.
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greenwood

/ˈɡriːnˌwʊd/
noun
1.
a forest or wood when the leaves are green: the traditional setting of stories about English outlaws, esp Robin Hood
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