hedgerow

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noun hedge·row \-ˌrō\

Definition of hedgerow

  1. :  a row of shrubs or trees enclosing or separating fields

Before 12th Century

First Known Use of hedgerow

before 12th century


HEDGEROW Defined for English Language Learners

hedgerow

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noun hedge·row \-ˌrō\

Definition of hedgerow for English Language Learners

  • : a row of shrubs or trees that form the boundary of an area


HEDGEROW Defined for Kids

hedgerow

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noun hedge·row \ˈhej-ˌrō\

Definition of hedgerow for Students

  1. :  a row of shrubs or trees around a field


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