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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A vegetation class that is dominated by tall succulents and profusely branching smooth-barked deciduous hardwoods and spines or pricky parts.

Usage examples (32)
  • "Your father was a tortoise and your mother was a thornbush."
  • Not even a thornbush grew in the stony soil surrounding it all.
  • A similarly thick hedge of thornbush grew tall around the town.
  • They scuffled across baked clay to the edge of a thornbush and backed apart. for more
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