Definition of 'hedgerow'
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Keeping our woods and hedgerows naturally diverse means they are more likely to bounce back from attacks. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They are also out at the sunny edges of woods and on hedgerow banks. Times, Sunday Times (2006)When do woods and hedgerows offer clearer sight of their dark interiors? Times, Sunday Times (2014)There is no question of destroying hedgerows or bucolic woodland. Times, Sunday Times (2015)There are patches of woodland and thriving hedgerows. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Lots of rain helped to produce a bumper crop of berries and hedgerow fruit. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The turtle dove is a small dove of farmland fields and tall hedgerows. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Ash is found in woods, hedgerows and parks. Times, Sunday Times (2013)How seldom one sees a tapestry hedge, that subtle civilisation of the wild hedgerow. The Education of a Gardener (1994)There's more to the field and hedgerow trend than pretty florals. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The country's fields and hedgerows are safe for the time being. Times, Sunday Times (2011) Fields and hedgerows would be overrun by monstrous insects and gigantic, unstoppable weeds. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But where hedgerows flourish and field margins are allowed to spread, life is infinitely richer. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The countryside was a gentle patchwork of fields and hedgerows, still green from the rains three months before. Times, Sunday Times (2010)In spring they are often seen low down, because they like nesting in holes in rotten tree stumps and hedgerow banks. Times, Sunday Times (2014)There used to be small farms with hedges but now there are big fields with no hedgerows and cover, so the same thing applies. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Today I was looking forward to seeing what the long cold winter had done to the hedgerows and woods. Times, Sunday Times (2010)One new flower of the year that has already been seen venturing out here and there on sheltered hedgerow banks in the West is sweet violet. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Along woodland paths, or alongside tall hedgerows, speckled wood butterflies flit between the sun and the shade. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Yet, by contrast, the small wild flowers in the fields and hedgerows drank up the rain and flourished. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This patchwork of fields, hedgerows and pockets of woodland in Dorset is often partly concealed beneath a terrific dawn mist. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Translations for 'hedgerow'
British English: hedgerow NOUN
A hedgerow is a row of bushes, trees, and plants, usually growing along a bank bordering a country lane or between fields.
He crouched behind a low hedgerow.
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