copse


copse

noun \ˈkäps\

Definition of COPSE

:  coppice 1

Examples of COPSE

  1. <a small copse of trees shaded the back of the house>

Origin of COPSE

by alteration
First Known Use: 1578

Other Ecology Terms

Malthusian, anthropogenic, biomass, carbon footprint, crepuscular, niche, sere, symbiosis, taiga, tundra

Rhymes with COPSE

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