Definitions for underwoodˈʌn dərˌwʊd
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
woody shrubs or small trees growing among taller trees.
Origin of underwood:
underbrush, undergrowth, underwood(noun)
the brush (small trees and bushes and ferns etc.) growing beneath taller trees in a wood or forest
A typewriter made by the Underwood Typewriter Company.
Origin: The surname is sometimes habitational, used by someone who lived in any of several places of the same name. Otherwise it is topographic, referring to someone who lived near a wood. In both cases the name is from England or Scotland, and from .
small trees and bushes that grow among large trees; coppice; underbrush; -- formerly used in the plural