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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A copse that shelters game.

Usage examples (36)
  • The spinney was a mixture of beech, ash, sycamore and elm, more recent planting than the woodland they'd been in the previous night.
  • The boxes are round that corner under the spinney.
  • She was looking down the garden towards the spinney.
  • “I found it in the spinney, embedded in a tree trunk.” for more
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