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The underbrush or understory of a forest.
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(Forestry) a less common word for undergrowth
(Biography) Rory. born 1963, English Rugby Union player: played 85 internationals (1984–96) and scored 49 tries (an England record)
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woody shrubs or small trees growing among taller trees.
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|Noun||1.||underwood - the brush (small trees and bushes and ferns etc.) growing beneath taller trees in a wood or forest|
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