Underwood


Underwood
Underwood Un"der*wood`, n. Small trees and bushes that grow among large trees; coppice; underbrush; -- formerly used in the plural. [1913 Webster]

Shrubs and underwoods look well enough while they grow within the shade of oaks and cedars. --Addison. [1913 Webster]


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  • Underwood — may refer to:Peopleurname* Adin Ballou Underwood, American Civil War general * Antony Underwood, Australian scientist * Barbara D. Underwood (born 1944), American lawyer * Blair Underwood (1964 ndash;), American actor * Brittany Underwood (born… …   Wikipedia

  • Underwood — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Barbara D. Underwood (* 1944), US amerikanische Juristin Blair Underwood (* 1964), US amerikanischer Schauspieler Carrie Underwood (* 1983), US amerikanische Sängerin Cecil H. Underwood (1922–2008), US… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Underwood — Petersville, AL U.S. Census Designated Place in Alabama Population (2000): 3137 Housing Units (2000): 1378 Land area (2000): 6.026789 sq. miles (15.609310 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 6.026789 …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Underwood, AL — Underwood Petersville, AL U.S. Census Designated Place in Alabama Population (2000): 3137 Housing Units (2000): 1378 Land area (2000): 6.026789 sq. miles (15.609310 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000) …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Underwood, IA — U.S. city in Iowa Population (2000): 688 Housing Units (2000): 266 Land area (2000): 0.364638 sq. miles (0.944409 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.364638 sq. miles (0.944409 sq. km) FIPS code:… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Underwood, MN — U.S. city in Minnesota Population (2000): 319 Housing Units (2000): 154 Land area (2000): 0.424047 sq. miles (1.098277 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.424047 sq. miles (1.098277 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Underwood, ND — U.S. city in North Dakota Population (2000): 812 Housing Units (2000): 381 Land area (2000): 0.891559 sq. miles (2.309127 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.891559 sq. miles (2.309127 sq. km) FIPS …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • underwood — [un′dər wood΄] n. UNDERBRUSH …   English World dictionary

  • Underwood — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Underwood peut désigner : Patronyme Underwood est un nom de famille notamment porté par : Blair Underwood (né en 1964), acteur, producteur et… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Underwood — This name is of English and Scottish topographic origin, deriving from the Olde English under a preposition meaning under or below , plus wuda , a wood. The name was originally given to one dwelling at the foot of a wood or literally below the… …   Surnames reference


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