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forest vs woodland woodland vs forest

forest and woodland both are nouns.

forest is a verb but woodland is not a verb.

As nouns, forest and woodland are synonyms with the definitions:
  • land that is covered with trees and shrubs
Other synonyms of forest include timberland, timber.
forest (noun) woodland (noun)
the trees and other plants in a large densely wooded area land that is covered with trees and shrubs
land that is covered with trees and shrubs
forest (verb) woodland (verb)
establish a forest on previously unforested land