from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A grove; a thicket or small plantation in a garden, park, etc., formed of trees, shrubs, or tall plants. Also written
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun (Gardening) A grove; a thicket; shrubbery; an inclosure formed by branches of trees, regularly or irregularly disposed.
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- noun A small
groveor copseof trees, a thicket.
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French bosquet, from Italian boschetto, diminutive of bosco ("wood"), from Late Latin busca, buscus or boscus from Germanic *busk (liken Old High German busk).
The horns were blown, and presently there came up from hill and hommoc, wood and bosket, rock and dingle, all around, an answering volley.