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boscage

or bos·kage

[bos-kij]
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noun
  1. a mass of trees or shrubs; wood, grove, or thicket.
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Origin of boscage

1350–1400; Middle English boskage < Middle French boscage. See bosk, -age
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Related Words for boscage

wasteland, wood, forest, thicket, scrub, shrubbery, tree, foliage, hedge, topiary, underbrush, clump, web, undergrowth, labyrinth, zoo, bush, maze, tangle, morass

British Dictionary definitions for boscage

boscage

boskage

noun
  1. literary a mass of trees and shrubs; thicket
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Word Origin for boscage

C14: from Old French bosc, probably of Germanic origin; see bush 1, -age
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