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bosk

noun
variants: also bosque

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a thick patch of shrubbery, small trees, or underbrush
  • the thorny branches of the mesquite bosk provide quail and other desert birds with a safe haven from predators

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The first known use of bosk was in 1815

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“Bosk.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bosk. Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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