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GROVE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does grove mean? 

GROVE (noun)
  The noun GROVE has 2 senses:

1. a small growth of trees without underbrush
2. garden consisting of a small cultivated wood without undergrowth

  Familiarity information: GROVE used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


GROVE (noun)


Sense 1grove [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A small growth of trees without underbrush

Classified under:

Nouns denoting groupings of people or objects

Hypernyms ("grove" is a kind of...):

forest; wood; woods (the trees and other plants in a large densely wooded area)


Sense 2grove [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Garden consisting of a small cultivated wood without undergrowth

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Synonyms:

orchard; woodlet; grove; plantation

Hypernyms ("grove" is a kind of...):

garden (a plot of ground where plants are cultivated)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "grove"):

apple orchard (a grove of apple trees)

lemon grove (a grove of lemon trees)

orange grove (grove of orange trees)

peach orchard (a grove of peach trees)


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