Definition of rain forest in English:
A luxuriant, dense forest rich in biodiversity, found typically in tropical areas with consistently heavy rainfall.
- The small area of tropical rainforests has such a profusion of endemic species that most of them were placed on the World Heritage list in the 1980s.
- Over the past 30 years, the world has lost fully a fifth of all biodiverse tropical rainforests.
- These birds inhabit coastal rainforests and wooded areas where they can easily fly, hop or climb from tree to tree.
Definition of rain forest in:
- British & World English dictionary
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