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  • 1 Forest — (englisch: Wald) heißen die Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten: Forest (Alabama) Forest (Delaware) Forest (Idaho) Forest (Indiana) Forest (Kalifornien) Forest (Louisiana) Forest (Maine) Forest (Mississippi) Forest (New York) Forest (North Carolina)… …

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  • 2 FOREST — (an acronym for Freedom Organisation for the Right to Enjoy Smoking Tobacco ) is a United Kingdom political pressure group that campaigns for the right of people to smoke tobacco and opposes attempts to ban or reduce tobacco consumption. FOREST… …

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  • 3 forest — FOREST. s. f. Grande estenduë de pays couvert de bois de haute fustaye. Grande forest. belle forest. espaisse forest. les routes d une forest. les faux fuyants d une forest. l entrée d une forest. le milieu d une forest. le fond d une forest.… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • 4 forest — Forest, f. acut. Sylua, Du Tillet en son recueil des Rois de France explique ainsi ce mot: Le mot Forest, vieux bas Allemand, convenoit aussi bien aux eauës qu aux bois, signifiant Deffens, Childebert donne à l abbaye Sainct Germain Des prés à… …

    Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • 5 Forest — Forest, OH U.S. village in Ohio Population (2000): 1488 Housing Units (2000): 644 Land area (2000): 1.187175 sq. miles (3.074768 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.187175 sq. miles (3.074768 sq.… …

    StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • 6 Forest — For est, a. Of or pertaining to a forest; sylvan. [1913 Webster] {Forest fly}. (Zo[ o]l.) (a) One of numerous species of blood sucking flies, of the family {Tabanid[ae]}, which attack both men and beasts. See {Horse fly}. (b) A fly of the genus… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 Forest — (francés) o Vorst (neerlandés) es una de las 19 comunas de Bruselas. El 1 de enero de 2005, contaba con 47.555 habitantes, lo que supone una densidad de población de 7.611,11 habitantes por km² al tener un área total de 6,25 km². * * * Forest,… …

    Enciclopedia Universal

  • 8 Forest — (Вроцлав,Польша) Категория отеля: Адрес: Sempołowskiej 32a/2, Средместье, 51 660 Вроцлав, По …

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  • 9 forest — [fôr′ist, fär′ist] n. [ME < OFr (Fr forêt) < ML ( silva) forestis, as if (wood) unenclosed (< L foris, out of doors), but prob. (wood) under court control (< L forum, court, FORUM)] 1. a thick growth of trees and underbrush covering… …

    English World dictionary

  • 10 Forest — For est, n. [OF. forest, F. for[^e]t, LL. forestis, also, forestus, forestum, foresta, prop., open ground reserved for the chase, fr. L. foris, foras, out of doors, abroad. See {Foreign}.] 1. An extensive wood; a large tract of land covered with… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 11 Forest — For est, v. t. To cover with trees or wood. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 12 Forest — Forest, 1) seit 1851 gebildete Grafschaft im Staate Pennsylvanien (Nordamerika), 17 QM.; Flüsse: Clarion od. Tobys River, Teonista Creek; Boden hügelig, theilweis mit dichten Fichtenwaldungen bedeckt, theilweis fruchtbar; Hauptproducte: Bauholz u …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 13 Forest — Le nom est très fréquent dans la région Rhône Alpes et en Bourgogne (42, 69, 71 surtout). Il désigne celui qui habite dans la forêt, près de la forêt …

    Noms de famille

  • 14 forest — [n] area with a large number of trees backwoods, brake, chase, clump, coppice, copse, cover, covert, grove, growth, jungle, park, shelter, stand, thicket, timber, timberland, weald, wildwood, wood, woodland, woodlot, woods; concepts 509,517 …

    New thesaurus

  • 15 forest — ► NOUN 1) a large area covered with trees and undergrowth. 2) historical an area, typically owned by the sovereign and partly wooded, kept for hunting and having its own laws. 3) a mass of vertical or tangled objects. ► VERB ▪ plant with trees.… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 16 Forest — This article is about a community of trees. For other uses, see Forest (disambiguation). A conifer forest in the Swiss Alps (National Park) …

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  • 17 Forest — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom.  Pour les articles homophones, voir Forêt (homonymie), Forêt, foret et Forez. Sur les autres projets Wikimedia  …

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  • 18 forest — forestal, forestial /feuh res cheuhl/, adj. forested, adj. forestless, adj. forestlike, adj. /fawr ist, for /, n. 1. a large tract of land covered with trees and underbrush; woodland. 2. the trees on such a tract: to cut down a forest …

    Universalium

  • 19 forest — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ dense, thick ▪ impenetrable ▪ deep ▪ dark ▪ native, natural …

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  • 20 Forest —    Heb. ya ar, meaning a dense wood, from its luxuriance. Thus all the great primeval forests of Syria (Eccl. 2:6; Isa. 44:14; Jer. 5:6; Micah 5:8). The most extensive was the trans Jordanic forest of Ephraim (2 Sam. 18:6, 8; Josh. 17:15, 18),… …

    Easton's Bible Dictionary