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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Garden consisting of a small cultivated wood without undergrowth; A small growth of trees without underbrush.

Usage examples (39)
  • It's the flock, the grove, that matters. Our responsibility is to species, not to specimens; to communities, not to individuals.
  • Soon evening comes and the bamboo grove is silent.
  • It is a challenging launch through a silver-leaf tree grove from a short net-covered runoff.
  • But hardly anyone anywhere in the world writes olive orchard; olive grove is far more common. for more
Tutoring comment
  • The well used-path was a "groove" (a cut or rut) that ran through the "grove" (a group of trees).
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