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rain forest

noun

: a tropical forest that receives a lot of rain and that has very tall trees

Full Definition of RAIN FOREST

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:  a tropical woodland with an annual rainfall of at least 100 inches (254 centimeters) and marked by lofty broad-leaved evergreen trees forming a continuous canopy —called also tropical rain forest
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First Known Use of RAIN FOREST

1903
RAIN FOREST Defined for Kids

rain forest

noun

Definition of RAIN FOREST for Kids

:  a woodland with a high annual rainfall and very tall trees and that is often found in tropical regions

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