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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An area of land that is uncultivated and covered with sparse stunted vegetation.

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  • n. A plant community characterized by scrub vegetation, consisting of low shrubs, mixed with grasses, herbs, and geophytes.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an uncultivated region covered with scrub vegetation

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