Definition of 'spinney'
Example sentences containing 'spinney'
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`All except their ex-leader, Yoller, who is wounded and now my prisoner in the spinney just outside. THE ANCIENT AND SOLITARY REIGNWatching Tandy is going to need someone who knows every rock, wall and spinney - just in case he gets lost. PASSION IN THE PEAKThe rooks were creating bedlam in the spinney but on the distant wind he could hear the wail of a siren. A TROUT IN THE MILK
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