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coppice

a thicket or dense growth of small trees or bushes, esp one regularly trimmed back to stumps so that a continual supply of small poles and firewood is obtained

coppice

[′käp·əs]
(ecology)
A growth of small trees that are repeatedly cut down at short intervals; the new shoots are produced by the old stumps.
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The copse benefits allotment holders and the whole community, including dog walkers, bird lovers and park users.
He told police he picked up Gary and Susan on the day they vanished and drove them to the copse where he gave them cannabis before sexually assaulting and murdering them.
Stone Homes director Dale Robinson said: "Fir Tree Copse has proven to be one of our most successful developments to date with two of the three properties being snapped up before the site has even been launched.
Thiepval Memorial |to the Missing of the Somme and (above) the copse where Ralph Bowes lost his life
Do we NEED this accidental copse or do we need more houses to accommodate our ever-burgeoning population?
Our hedge and copse initiative attempts to readdress the balance by planting new hedgerows and copses.
The mother-of-four was found strangled in a copse near her home two days before 22-year-old James Hughes' body was discovered.
But, as she plunged from the sky, she mistook the direction of the gusting wind which buffeted her towards a copse of trees.
A copse of trees will be planted around the small structure.
A spokesman for the PSNI has welcomed the move, saying that he doesn't believe the new organisation will run into problems with the copse and that they will be treated in a firm but fir manner.
Some of the campaigners even lay in front of the bulldozer as it was held at bay at the entrance to the wood, at a point known locally as Edolphs Copse.
Here, in a copse of trees, 20 picnic tables are positioned randomly.