- a live slip or cutting, as of hawthorn, planted with others to grow into a hedge
- a hedge, as of hawthorn
- Cuttings or slips of a plant suitable for hedges.
- A hedge consisting of these plant cuttings or slips.
Origin of quicksetquick, alive + set1.
- (of a hedge etc) Grown from cuttings planted directly into the ground
- The cuttings used, or the hedge produced by this method