a wooded mountain region in SW Germany. Highest peak, Feldberg, 4,905 feet (1,495 meters).
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Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
German Schwarz·wald [shvahrts-vahlt] /ˈʃvɑrtsˌvɑlt/ .
Words nearby Black Forest
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British Dictionary definitions for Black Forest
the Black Forest a hilly wooded region of SW Germany, in Baden-Württemberg: a popular resort areaGerman name: der Schwarzwald
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