quickset

noun
quick·​set | \ ˈkwik-ˌset How to pronounce quickset (audio) \

Definition of quickset

chiefly British
: plant cuttings set in the ground to grow especially in a hedgerow also : a hedge or thicket especially of hawthorn grown from quickset

First Known Use of quickset

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Quickset.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/quickset. Accessed 28 Oct. 2021.

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