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sparsely covered with stunted trees or vegetation and underbrush

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inferior in size or quality

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The scrubby side includes over 10,000 micro-scrubbers that provide a deeper clean than a body wash puff, while the soft side provides a cotton-like feel for gentle cleansing.
We examined growth, biomass allocation, and allometric relationships of shrub species after fire in scrubby flatwoods ecosystems of central peninsular Florida.
In many other designs, you have a lot of scrubby, gritty, scratching movement to get through as the parts slide on each other.
Families of victims from Burkina Faso, from where the McDonnell Douglas MD-83 aircraft took off early on Thursday morning, were flown out by helicopter to pay respects at the scrubby bushland site.
The dry herbs, such as rosemary and thyme, have evolved to survive in poor soil, open exposure and full sun - imagine them on a baking Mediterranean scrubby hillside.
The robber is described as a white man in his early 50s, about 5-feet-5-inches tall, with a thin build and scrubby facial hair.
According to the analysis, more than half of those located on relatively flat terrain and surrounded by scrubby vegetation show signs of desiccation.
A scrubby, unwelcoming little space, the city seems to have forgotten it.
Taken with clinical precision, the ten images portray the barren trees against lengths of white muslin, either alone or in a row, rising up from a scrubby ground that is in places littered with bruised and rotting fruit.
For while poor Keith's body may have remained buried beneath the scrubby grass of Saddleworth Moor, his heart and soul lived on with his mother.
I sampled some Wirra Wirra Scrubby Rise Mclaren Vale Chardonnay 2010.
scaling boulders on a scrubby bank, gives her the gaze to fix on a tail
Reserve manager Lindsay Beaton said: "Far from skulking in the reedbed, the bitterns are often out in the open, or in sparse scrubby undergrowth.
Having done without racecards for a fortnight there will be sports editors who decide that slavish adherence to printing dross cards from scrubby meetings should become a thing of the past.
Edwin Lutyens and Herbert Baker were charged with grafting a new city on to a scrubby plain outside Delhi, a task they embraced with vigour, synthesising neoclassical and Indian sources with a modern vision of imperial authority.