brushwood


brushwood

noun

Definition of BRUSHWOOD

a thick patch of shrubbery, small trees, or underbrush <cleared away the brushwood in order to build a shed>
Synonyms boscage (also boskage), bosk (or bosque), bosquet, brake, brushwood, chaparral, coppice, copse, covert

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