The definition of a copse is an area of trees or a dense growth of bush.(noun)
A small clustering of pine trees is an example of a copse.
See copse in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: < coppice
See copse in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English copys
Origin: , from Old French copeiz, thicket for cutting
Origin: , from coper, couper, to cut; see cope1.
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