[ bos-kij ]
/ ˈbɒs kɪdʒ /
a mass of trees or shrubs; wood, grove, or thicket.
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British Dictionary definitions for boscage
/ (ˈbɒskɪdʒ) /
literary a mass of trees and shrubs; thicket
Word Origin for boscage
C14: from Old French bosc, probably of Germanic origin; see bush 1, -age
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