arboreous

[ahr-bawr-ee-uh s, -bohr-]

adjective

abounding in trees; wooded.

Origin of arboreous

1640–50; < Latin arboreus of trees, equivalent to arbor tree + -eus -eous
Related formssub·ar·bo·re·ous, adjective
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arboreous

adjective

thickly wooded; having many trees
another word for arborescent
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