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Webster 1913 Edition


Forester

For′est-er

,
Noun.
[F.
forestier
, LL.
forestarius
.]
1.
One who has charge of the growing timber on an estate; an officer appointed to watch a forest and preserve the game.
2.
An inhabitant of a forest.
Wordsworth.
3.
A forest tree.
[R.]
Evelyn.
4.
(Zool.)
A lepidopterous insect belonging to
Alypia
and allied genera;
as, the eight-spotted
forester
(
A. octomaculata
), which in the larval state is injurious to the grapevine
.

Webster 1828 Edition


Forester

FOR'ESTER

,
Noun.
1.
In England, an officer appointed to watch a forest, preserve the game, and institute suits for trespasses.
2.
An inhabitant of a forest.
3.
A forest tree.

Definition 2022


Forester

Forester

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English

Proper noun

Forester

  1. An occupational surname for someone who lived, or worked in a forest.
  2. A pupil of Forest School in Walthamstow

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See also: Forester

English

Noun

forester (plural foresters)

  1. A person who practices forestry.
  2. (obsolete or colloquial) A person who lives in a forest.
  3. A moth in the family Zygaenidae.

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