Definition of scrubland
: land covered with scrub
Examples of scrubland in a Sentence
a large area of scrubland
the scrublands of the American West
Recent Examples of scrubland from the Web
Now, a new study reveals that the cockroach Moluchia brevipennis, native to central Chile's scrublands, feeds on flower pollen—and may even pollinate plants.
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First Known Use of scrubland
SCRUBLAND Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of scrubland for English Language Learners
: land that is covered with small bushes and trees
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