Copse n. A wood of small growth; a thicket of brushwood. See Coppice.
Near yonder copse where once the garden smiled. --Goldsmith.
Copse, v. t.
1. To trim or cut; -- said of small trees, brushwood, tufts of grass, etc.
2. To plant and preserve, as a copse.
n : a dense growth of bushes [syn: brush, brushwood, coppice,