Nemophilist

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Nemophilist

Post by edfrank » Sun Mar 24, 2013 9:44 am

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Ne·moph'i·ly noun [ Greek ne`mos wooded pasture, glade + filei^n to love.] Fondness for forest scenery; love of the woods. [ R.]
Found op http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/N/13
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Re: Nemophilist

Post by jamesrobertsmith » Sun Mar 24, 2013 7:15 pm

That would include me, for sure.

Joe

Re: Nemophilist

Post by Joe » Mon Mar 25, 2013 6:16 am

Silvophilist would make a better word- or, whatever Latin words are the equivalent of "tree hugger". (ha, ha)
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