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wood spirit

noun
2.
(especially in folklore) a supernatural, incorporeal being believed to inhabit the forest.
Origin
1835-1845
1835-45
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British Dictionary definitions for wood spirit

wood spirit

noun
1.
(chem) another name for methanol
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