bosquet

noun
bos·​quet | \ ˈbä-skət How to pronounce bosquet (audio) \

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Examples of bosquet in a Sentence

a dense bosquet shields the trailhead from the bridle path

First Known Use of bosquet

circa 1737, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for bosquet

French, from Italian boschetto, diminutive of bosco forest, of Germanic origin; akin to Old High German busk forest, bush

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The first known use of bosquet was circa 1737

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“Bosquet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bosquet. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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