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forest vs greenwood

greenwood vs forest

forest and greenwood both are nouns.

forest is a verb but greenwood is not a verb.

As nouns, greenwood is a hyponym of forest; that is, greenwood is a word with a more specific, narrower meaning than forest:
  • forest: land that is covered with trees and shrubs
  • greenwood: woodlands in full leaf
Other hyponyms of forest include riparian forest, silva, sylva, tree farm.
forest (noun) greenwood (noun)
the trees and other plants in a large densely wooded area woodlands in full leaf
land that is covered with trees and shrubs
forest (verb) greenwood (verb)
establish a forest on previously unforested land

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