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Afforest is a verb that means to plant a lot of trees somewhere and, thereby, create a forest where one did not exist before. I’m not sure why the “f” is doubled. It’s probably because whoever came up with the word afforest liked the sound of a soft “a.” A single “f” would have resulted […]