adverb see hedge II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • hedge — I. noun Etymology: Middle English hegge, from Old English hecg; akin to Old English haga hedge, hawthorn Date: before 12th century 1. a. a fence or boundary formed by a dense row of shrubs or low trees b. barrier, limit 2. a means of protection… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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