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bosket

[bos-kit] /ˈbɒs kɪt/
noun
1.
a grove; thicket.
Also, bosquet.
Origin
1730-1740
1730-40; earlier bosquet < French < Italian boschetto, equivalent to bosc(o) wood (see bush1) + -etto -et
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British Dictionary definitions for bosket

bosket

/ˈbɒskɪt/
noun
1.
a clump of small trees or bushes; thicket
Word Origin
C18: from French bosquet, from Italian boschetto, from bosco wood, forest; see bush1
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