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thicket

A wood or a collection of trees, shrubs, etc, closely set; as, a ram caught in a thicket.

Origin: AS. Iccet. See Thick.


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Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... evidence Koonin and colleges present some more findings. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19594957 Search for a 'Tree of Life' in the thicket of the phylogenetic forest. (2009) Puigbò P, Wolf YI, Koonin EV. CONCLUSIONS: Horizontal gene transfer is pervasive among prokaryotes: very ...

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by scottie
Fri Jan 13, 2012 2:16 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
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Re: Culling a Rhododendron thicket

Hi- rhodies are the only bright- evergreen- sight in my ravine right now- i would certainly consider that before culling an entire thicket! deer and critters most certainly use the thickets- tho even deer can't get through a really dense stand, no doubt you will find game trails. rhodies ...

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by herb517
Fri Jan 15, 2010 8:38 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Culling a Rhododendron thicket
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Culling a Rhododendron thicket

I have been advised to remove the Rhododendrons on my land (in reply to a post of mine regarding trees suitable for growing for timber) and have proceeded to do so. The reason for this is that Rhododendrons seem to have a very bad press regarding associated insects ,grasses wildlife etc Just wonderi...

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by geordief
Wed Jan 13, 2010 9:23 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Culling a Rhododendron thicket
Replies: 2
Views: 4093


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