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brush·wood

 (brŭsh′wo͝od′)
n.
1. Branches that have been cut or broken off.
2.
a. Dense undergrowth.
b. An area covered by such growth.

brushwood

(ˈbrʌʃˌwʊd)
n
1. (Horticulture) cut or broken-off tree branches, twigs, etc
2. (Horticulture) another word for brush21

brush•wood

(ˈbrʌʃˌwʊd)

n.
1. the wood of branches that have been cut or broken off.
2. a pile of such branches.
3. a thicket of bushes or shrubs; brush.
[1630–40]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.brushwood - the wood from bushes or small branches; "they built a fire of brushwood"
wood - the hard fibrous lignified substance under the bark of trees
2.brushwood - a dense growth of bushesbrushwood - a dense growth of bushes    
botany, flora, vegetation - all the plant life in a particular region or period; "Pleistocene vegetation"; "the flora of southern California"; "the botany of China"
brake - an area thickly overgrown usually with one kind of plant
canebrake - a dense growth of cane (especially giant cane)
spinney - a copse that shelters game
underbrush, undergrowth, underwood - the brush (small trees and bushes and ferns etc.) growing beneath taller trees in a wood or forest
Translations

brushwood

[ˈbrʌʃwʊd] Nmaleza f, monte m bajo; (= faggots) → broza f, leña f menuda

brushwood

[ˈbrʌʃwʊd] nbroussailles fpl, taillis m

brushwood

[ˈbrʌʃˌwʊd] n (undergrowth) → sottobosco; (cuttings) → rami mpl tagliati