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underwood

[uhn-der-woo d] /ˈʌn dərˌwʊd/
noun
1.
woody shrubs or small trees growing among taller trees.
2.
a clump or stretch of such growth.
Origin
1275-1325
1275-1325; Middle English underwode. See under-, wood1
Related forms
underwooded, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for under wood

underwood

/ˈʌndəˌwʊd/
noun
1.
a less common word for undergrowth

Underwood

/ˈʌndəˌwʊd/
noun
1.
Rory. born 1963, English Rugby Union player: played 85 times for England (1984–96) and scored 49 tries (an England record)
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