Thicket

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  • a dense growth of bushes

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  • a dense growth of bushes

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Thicket'


  • Thicket: A thicket is a very dense stand of trees or tall shrubs, often dominated by only one or a few species, to the exclusion of all others. They may be formed
  • Midnight Thicket, Delaware: Midnight Thicket is an unincorporated community in Sussex County, Delaware, United States. Midnight Thicket is located along U.S. Highway 9 northeast of
  • Thicket River: The Thicket River is a river of Jamaica. List of rivers of Jamaica GEOnet Names Server OMC Map CIA Map Ford, Jos C. and Finlay, A.A.C. (1908).The Handbook
  • Gray-headed thicket rat: The gray-headed thicket rat (Grammomys caniceps) is a species of rodent in the family Muridae. It is found in Kenya and Somalia. Its natural habitat is
  • Shining thicket rat: The shining thicket rat (Grammomys poensis) is a species of rodent in the family Muridae. It is found in Angola, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic
  • Charming thicket rat: The charming thicket rat (Thamnomys venustus) is a species of rodent in the family Muridae. It is described as data deficient as Thamnomys schoutedeni
  • Ruwenzori thicket rat: The Ruwenzori thicket rat (Grammomys ibeanus) is a species of rodent in the family Muridae. It is found in Kenya, Malawi, South Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda
  • Ethiopian thicket rat: The Ethiopian Thicket Rat (Grammomys minnae) is a species of rodent in the family Muridae. It is found only in Ethiopia. Its natural habitat is subtropical

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  • Carl Kurtz Nature Photo: Black Willow Thicket
    It is hard to see the ebb and flow of a natural area in early winter when there is no snow cover and autumn color has faded away. Here we see an old black willow that has fallen into a stand of young trees. The water of spring and summer has left mucky soil and dry leaves. There are no chorus frogs singing, no wood ducks hanging out, no red-winged blackbirds scold Read more on this news related to 'Thicket'
  • 3 Crucial Steps to Setting Up Your First 401(k)
    Welcome (or welcome back) to the working world. In that thicket of new employee information is likely to be a booklet about the retirement savings plan offered by your employer. Chances are, your employer has set up a 401(k) account that is ready and waiting for your attention and your money. Here's how to make the most of your new account. Read more on this news related to 'Thicket'
  • Bringing up the bodies: Mexico's missing students draw attention to 20,000 'vanished' others
    They found the first grave in a thicket of spiny huisache trees clinging to the hillside outside the town of Iguala. Under a pounding midday sun, about a dozen men and women watched as an older man plunged a pickaxe into the heavy soil. Read more on this news related to 'Thicket'

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