Definition of underbrush noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈʌndəbrʌʃ//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈʌndərbrʌʃ//
(North American English) (also undergrowth British English, North American English) [uncountable]
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a mass of bushes and plants that grow close together under trees in woods and forestsExtra examples In some places, the dense underbrush becomes so thick that it’s nearly impassable. The government wants to clear underbrush near populated areas. the underbrush of the forest
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