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noun 
  1. A dense collection of trees covering a relatively large area. Larger than woods.
  2. Any dense collection or amount.
Forest of criticism.
verb transitive
  1. To cover an area with trees
adjective 
  1. Connected with forests
Etymology: Middle English < Old French < Late Latin forestem silvam ("the outside woods," in reference to the royal forest) < Late Latin forestis (property, open ground reserved for the chase) < Latin foris (outside, out of doors). See foreign.


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