woodsman

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noun woods·man \ˈwu̇dz-mən\

Definition of woodsman

  1. :  a person who frequents or works in the woods; especially :  one skilled in woodcraft

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WOODSMAN Defined for English Language Learners

woodsman

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Definition of woodsman for English Language Learners

  • : a man who works in and knows many things about the forest


WOODSMAN Defined for Kids

woodsman

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noun woods·man \ˈwu̇dz-mən\

Definition of woodsman for Students

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woodsmen

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  1. :  a person who works in the forest and who is knowledgeable about trees and wood


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