I. noun Date: before 12th century land covered with woody vegetation ; timberland, forestwoodlander noun II. adjective Date: 14th century 1. growing, living, or existing in woodland 2. of, relating to, or being woodland

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  • Woodland — Ecologically, a woodland is an area covered in trees, differentiated from a forest. In these terms, a forest has a largely closed canopy ndash; the branches and foliage of trees interlock overhead to provide extensive and nearly continuous shade …   Wikipedia

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