Definition of quickset in English:
Hedging, especially of hawthorn, grown from slips or cuttings.
- The subdivision by quickset hawthorn hedges came slightly later as drainage improved the quality of the pasture, enabling cattle rather than sheep to be stocked.
- Pyramidal cypress and white poplar are used in an estimated 75 percent of the quickset hedgerows in the lower Rhone.
- Later parliamentary enclosures were characterised by quickset hawthorn hedges running in straight lines.
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