thicket; bush; underbrush; grove
- Example words:
- inability to discern the truth due to conflicting testimony (name derived the Akutagawa Ryūnosuke story "In A Grove")
- bamboo grove
- labyrinth; maze
- to stir up trouble for oneself; to scare out a snake by poking at the brush
- unnecessary trouble brought upon oneself; stirring up a hornet's nest
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