What does woodland mean?

Definitions for woodland
ˈwʊdˌlænd, -lənd; -ləndwood·land

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. forest, woodland, timberland, timbernoun

    land that is covered with trees and shrubs

Wiktionary

  1. woodlandnoun

    land covered with woody vegetation

  2. woodlandadjective

    Of or pertaining to a creature or object growing, living, or existing in a woodland

    The woodland creatures ran from the fire.

  3. woodlandadjective

    Having the character of a woodland

Webster Dictionary

  1. Woodlandnoun

    land covered with wood or trees; forest; land on which trees are suffered to grow, either for fuel or timber

  2. Woodlandadjective

    of or pertaining to woods or woodland; living in the forest; sylvan

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  1. Woodland

    Woodland is a low-density forest forming open habitats with plenty of sunlight and limited shade. Woodlands may support an understory of shrubs and herbaceous plants including grasses. Woodland may form a transition to shrubland under drier conditions or during early stages of primary or secondary succession. Higher densities and areas of trees, with largely closed canopy, provide extensive and nearly continuous shade and are referred to as forest. Conservationists have worked hard to preserve woodlands. For example, the woodlands in Northwest Indiana have been preserved as part of the Indiana Dunes. Woodland is used in British woodland management to mean any smaller area covered in trees, however dense.. The term Ancient Woodland is used in British nature conservation to refer to any wooded land that has existed for a very long period. Woodlot is a closely related American term, which refers to a stand of trees generally used for firewood. While woodlots often technically have closed canopies, they are so small that light penetration from the edge makes them ecologically closer to woodland than forest.

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  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'woodland' in Nouns Frequency: #2526

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of woodland in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of woodland in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of woodland in a Sentence

  1. Camilo Villegas:

    Gary Woodland frees you up a little bit. You get a little more aggressive, all in all it was a great day out there.

  2. Dave Bruno:

    We reached 121 degrees( F) in Woodland Hills, California. That is the highest-ever temperature at a station, beating 119 degrees on July 22, 2006.

  3. Gary Woodland:

    I ’m comfortable on this golf course, I was Gary Woodland off today, hopefully I got that one out of the way and am ready for a big weekend.

  4. Hal Borland:

    A woodland in full color is awesome as a forest fire, in magnitude at least, but a single tree is like a dancing tongue of flame to warm the heart.

  5. Sunday Woodland:

    I've just always believed in Sunday Woodland, no matter what I've done, from when I was a young kid, I always believed I would be successful.

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