VS.

Undergrowth vs. Overgrowth

Published:

Undergrowthnoun

The plants in a forest which only reach a relatively low height (such as shrubs and bushes).

Overgrowthnoun

A usually abundant, luxuriant growth over or on something else. A tangle of growth occurring at the top of trees involving vines and branches, common in jungles.

Undergrowthnoun

That which grows under trees; specifically, shrubs or small trees growing among large trees.

Overgrowthnoun

An excessive growth or increase in numbers, as in a population of weeds or microbes.

Undergrowthnoun

the brush (small trees and bushes and ferns etc.) growing beneath taller trees in a wood or forest

Overgrowthnoun

Excessive size; usually caused by over-production of growth hormone from the pituitary gland.

ADVERTISEMENT

Undergrowth

Undergrowth usually refers to the vegetation in the lower part of a forest, which can obstruct passage through the forest. The height of undergrowth is usually considered to be 0.3 – 3 m (1 – 9 ft.).

Overgrowthnoun

Excessive growth.

Overgrowthnoun

A growth that has covered somethin over.

Overgrowthnoun

excessive size; usually caused by excessive secretion of growth hormone from the pituitary gland

Overgrowthnoun

a profusion of growth on or over something else

ADVERTISEMENT

Popular Comparisons

Latest Comparisons

Trending Comparisons