from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Land having a cover of trees and shrubs.
- adj. Of, relating to, or constituting woodland.
- adj. Living, growing, or present in woodland: woodland flowers.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. land covered with woody vegetation.
- adj. Of or pertaining to a creature or object growing, living, or existing in a woodland
- adj. Having the character of a woodland
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Land covered with wood or trees; forest; land on which trees are allowed to grow, either for fuel or timber.
- adj. Of or pertaining to woods or woodland; living in the forest; sylvan.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In forestry. See forest, 1.
- n. In phytogeography, a vegetation composed of woody plants, regarded by Schimper as one of three grand types of climatic formation (compare grass-land, 2, and desert ).
- n. Land covered with wood, or land on which trees are suffered to grow, either for fuel or for timber.
- n. Synonyms Woods, Park, etc. See forest.
- Of, peculiar to, or inhabiting the woods; sylvan: as, woodland echoes; woodland songsters.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. land that is covered with trees and shrubs
wood + land (Wiktionary)