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New Forest Line breaks: New For¦est

Definition of New Forest in English:

An area of heath and woodland in southern Hampshire. It has been reserved as Crown property since 1079, originally by William I as a royal hunting area, and is noted for its ponies.

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Pronunciation: ˈhɔːti
adjective
arrogantly superior and disdainful