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Copse
From the Robert E. Howard Lexicon


“He seemed to melt rather than stride into the broad copse at the foot of the slope.”

-The Daughter of Erlik Khan

[käps]

NOUN

1. a small group of trees.

synonyms: thicket • grove • wood • coppice • stand • bush • woodlot • brake • brush • hurst • holt • boscage

ORIGIN

late 16th cent.: shortened from coppice

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From the Robert E. Howard Lexicon

“He seemed to melt rather than stride into the broad copse at the foot of the slope.”

-The daughter of Erlik Khan

[käps]

NOUN

1. a small group of trees.

synonyms: thicket • grove • wood • coppice • stand • bush • woodlot • brake • brush • hurst • holt • boscage

ORIGIN

late 16th cent.: shortened from coppice

A Well of Heroes

https://www.amazon.com/Well-Heroes-Literary-Impressions-Robert/dp/1534808256/ref=sr_1_6/180-6301626-9959864?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1467037854&sr=1-6&keywords=james+lafond

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