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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The brush (small trees and bushes and ferns etc.) growing beneath taller trees in a wood or forest.

Usage examples (36)
  • All the undergrowth is scorched brown and black by the cold.
  • Unit, often camped in undergrowth while on operations in CAMBODIA.
  • Twining through the undergrowth were the bittersweet vines.
  • The undergrowth was a nuisance, being composed of pea-vines, clover, nettles, cane and briery berry bushes. for more
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