Meaning of “privet” in the English Dictionary

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"privet" in British English

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privetnoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˈprɪv.ɪt/ us /ˈprɪv.ɪt/

an evergreen bush (= one that never loses its leaves), often grown as a hedge around the edges of gardens

(Definition of “privet” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)