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scrubland

[ skruhb-land ]
/ ˈskrʌbˌlænd /
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noun
land on which the natural vegetation is chiefly scrub.
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Origin of scrubland

An Americanism dating back to 1770–80; scrub2 + -land
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British Dictionary definitions for scrubland

scrubland
/ (ˈskrʌbˌlænd) /

noun
an area of scrub vegetation
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