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brushwood

Noun

1 the wood from bushes or small branches; "they built a fire of brushwood"
2 a dense growth of bushes [syn: brush, coppice, copse, thicket]

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English

Noun

  1. Branches and twigs fallen from trees and shrubs; small trees and shrubs.

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Extensive Definition

Brushwood is a rural community in the central east part of the Riverina. It is situated by road, about 6 kilometres east from Ganmain and 8 kilometres west from Coolamon.
Brushwood lies within the wheat farming belt of the Coolamon Shire Council and is the home of a small railway station (for the uploading of wheat and other grains) and a series of large 30 metre silos.

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