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undergrowth

noun [U]     /ˈʌn.də.ɡrəʊθ/ US  /-dɚ.ɡroʊθ/
a mass of bushes , small trees , and plants growing under the trees of a wood or forest : Police discovered the body hidden in thick undergrowth.Bushes and shrubs
(Definition of undergrowth noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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