flatwoods

[flat-woo dz]
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noun (used with a plural verb)

a woodland in a low-lying region having little drainage.

Nearby words

  1. flatulently,
  2. flatus,
  3. flatware,
  4. flatways,
  5. flatwise,
  6. flatwork,
  7. flatworm,
  8. flaubert,
  9. flaubert, gustave,
  10. flaunch

Origin of flatwoods

1835–45, Americanism; flat1 + woods “forest”

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