Definition of urban forest in English:

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urban forest

Entry from US English dictionary


A densely wooded area located in a city.
Example sentences
  • The city's urban forest currently stores an estimated 8.8 million tons of carbon and sequesters nearly 68.785 lb per year.
  • So his widow, Betty Brown Casey, thought it a fitting tribute to donate $50 million to restore the city's urban forest to the grandeur he loved.
  • The city's urban forest plan, part of its sustainable development policy, is multi-phased.

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Syllabification: ur·ban for·est

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