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a mass of leaves and branches that form a cover high above the ground
a group of trees or plants growing very close together
a small group of trees growing close together, especially ones that are cut regularly
a group of trees of a particular type, especially trees arranged in lines
a large group of trees that are grown to be cut down for wood
a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time
the spirit of a dead person that someone sees or hears
an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners
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