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Areas of land with trees growing on them - synonyms or related words

brush

noun

mainly American

an area of land with small trees and bushes growing on it

chaparral

noun

a type of land in the south-west of the US where many small trees and bushes grow close together

clearing

noun

an area in a forest where there are no trees or bushes

forest

noun

a large area of land covered by trees and other plants growing close together

glade

noun

mainly literary

an area of a forest where there are no trees or bushes

jungle

noun

a thick tropical forest

orchard

noun

an area of land where fruit trees are grown

rainforest

noun

a forest in a tropical region of the world where it rains a lot. Rainforests are considered to be important environmental areas and many people want them to be protected by law

scrubland

noun

land with small bushes and trees on it

spinney

noun

British

a small area of land covered with trees and bushes

swamp

noun

an area of land covered by water where trees and plants grow

thicket

noun

an area with a lot of bushes and small trees growing very close together

wood

noun

a small forest

woodland

noun

an area of land filled with trees. You can also talk about woodlands, and this has the same meaning.

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