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A former royal forest of central England famed as the site of the legendary exploits of Robin Hood and his followers.
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(Placename) an ancient forest in central England, in Nottinghamshire: formerly a royal hunting ground and much more extensive; famous as the home of Robin Hood
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a forest in central England, chiefly in Nottinghamshire: the traditional haunt of Robin Hood.
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|Noun||1.||Sherwood Forest - an ancient forest in central England; formerly a royal hunting ground; said to be the home of Robin Hood and his merry band|
England - a division of the United Kingdom
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