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bushnoun

uk   us   /bʊʃ/

bush noun (PLANT)

B2 [C] a plant with many small branches growing either directly from the ground or from a hard stem, giving the plant a rounded shape: a rose bush [C usually singular] a large amount of hair: The baby was born with a surprising bush of black hair.
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bush noun (AREA OF LAND)

the bush C2 [S] (especially in Australia and Africa) an area of land covered with bushes and trees that has never been used for growing crops and where there are very few people
Translations of “bush”
in Arabic شُجَيْرة…
in Korean 덤불…
in Malaysian semak, pedalaman…
in French buisson, brousse…
in Turkish çalı, çalılık…
in Italian cespuglio…
in Chinese (Traditional) 植物, 灌木, 濃密的頭髮…
in Russian куст…
in Polish krzew, krzak…
in Vietnamese cây bụi, vùng đất bỏ hoang…
in Spanish arbusto, breña…
in Portuguese arbusto, touceira, matagal…
in Thai พุ่มไม้, พื้นที่รกร้าง…
in German der Busch…
in Catalan arbust…
in Japanese 低木の茂み…
in Indonesian semak, padang belantara…
in Chinese (Simplified) 植物, 灌木, 浓密的头发…
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