bushveld

noun
bush·​veld | \ ˈbu̇sh-ˌfelt How to pronounce bushveld (audio) \

Definition of bushveld

: veld of southern Africa with abundant shrubby and often thorny vegetation

First Known Use of bushveld

1844, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for bushveld

partial translation of Afrikaans bosveld, from bos bush + veld

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“Bushveld.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bushveld. Accessed 27 May. 2020.

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