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sylvatic

[sil-vat-ik]
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adjective
  1. sylvan.

Origin of sylvatic

1650–60; < Latin silvāticus, equivalent to silv(a) silva + -āticus (see -ate1, -ic)
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British Dictionary definitions for sylvatic

sylvatic

adjective
  1. growing, living, or occurring in a wood or beneath a treeAlso: sylvestral (sɪlˈvɛstrəl)
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