The definition of a thicket is a dense area of bushes and small trees.(noun)
An area in the woods that is overgrown with bushes and trees is an example of a thicket.
See thicket in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME < OE thiccet < thicce, thick
See thicket in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Old English thiccet
Origin: , from thicce, thick; see thick.
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