coppice (KŎP-ĭs)

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Definition (Noun) A small wood or thicket consisting of underwood and small trees grown for the purpose of periodical cutting. In Context "They waited in the plough facing a coppice of mixed softwoods which sloped slightly downhill towards them." Isabel Colegate, The Shooting Party, 1980.