bosket

bosket

[bos-kit]
noun
a grove; thicket.
Also, bosquet.


Origin:
1730–40; earlier bosquet < French < Italian boschetto, equivalent to bosc(o) wood (see bush1) + -etto -et

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bosket or bosquet (ˈbɒskɪt)
 
n
a clump of small trees or bushes; thicket
 
[C18: from French bosquet, from Italian boschetto, from bosco wood, forest; see bush1]
 
bosquet or bosquet
 
n
 
[C18: from French bosquet, from Italian boschetto, from bosco wood, forest; see bush1]

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