woodland

[ noun woo d-land, -luh nd; adjective woo d-luh nd ]
/ noun ˈwʊdˌlænd, -lənd; adjective ˈwʊd lənd /

noun

land covered with woods or trees.

adjective

of, relating to, or inhabiting the woods; sylvan: a woodland nymph.

Origin of woodland

before 900; Old English wuduland. See wood1, land

Definition for woodland (2 of 2)

Woodland

[ woo d-luh nd ]
/ ˈwʊd lənd /

noun

a city in N central California.
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woodland

/ (ˈwʊdlənd) /

noun

  1. land that is mostly covered with woods or dense growths of trees and shrubs
  2. (as modifier)woodland fauna

Derived Forms

woodlander, noun
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