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wood·land

 (wo͝od′lənd, -lănd′)
n.
Land covered with trees.
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or constituting woodland.
2. Living, growing, or present in woodland: woodland flowers.

wood′land·er (-lən-dər) n.

Wood·land

 (wo͝od′lənd, -lănd′)
adj.
Of or relating to a Native American culture prevalent throughout much of eastern North America beginning around 1000 bc and lasting especially in northeastern regions until contact with Europeans, characterized by increasing reliance on settled agriculture, by the development of Neolithic crafts and tools, and in certain areas by the building of ceremonial mounds.

[From the woodland regions in which the culture flourished.]
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Tim Vaughan took the Confined Maiden race on Madge Lewis's Cracker Ticket who won by a distance from Hoffnant Monarch after the early leader Cefn Woodlander had fallen at the 13th fence.
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It's a smilacina - a North American woodlander which has exquisitely scented flowers.
There were 65 foals in Forestry's second crop, the only Graded winner to date being Woodlander, who took the Grade 3 Lexington Stakes over a mile and a quarter on turf.
It's a rugged North American woodlander and as tough as they come.
notable winners: Congressionalhonor (Gr3), Forest Danger (Carter H.-Gr1), Forest Grove (Gr3), Smokey Glacken (Gr2), Teton Forest (Gr2), Woodlander (Gr3), Diplomat Lady (Hollywood Starlet S.-Gr1), Discreet Cat (Gr2).
If you want to create a perfect garden picture, plant Canadian bloodroot with that other exquisite Canadian woodlander, the trillium, or Trinity Flower.
Edgar Prado, partnering Darley Stable's Woodlander, took the lead before the field had gone four furlongs and remained there, beating Reel Legend by nearly a length.