Definition of scrubland in English:


Syllabification: scrub·land
Pronunciation: /ˈskrəbˌland


(also scrublands)
  • Land consisting of scrub vegetation.
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    • They live in grasslands, deserts, desert scrublands, wetland and woodland edges, shrubby habitat, arctic and alpine tundra, agricultural fields, urban and suburban areas.
    • The key habitats hosting threatened species (which, therefore need the maximum protection) are wetlands, followed by forests, grassland and scrubland.
    • Wood mice (A. sylvaticus) are small rodents common in mixed forest and scrublands at our study area, where virtually no other terrestrial rodent species is present.

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