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bush

Drug slang 
A regional term for:
(1) Cocaine.
(2) Marijuana.

Herbal medicine
Any of a number of plants used for healing properties, some of which are botanically defined as bushes.

Sexology
Slang for ungroomed or cut pubic hair of the pudendal region, especially of females.

bush

a low woody perennial plant with branches at or near ground level.
References in classic literature ?
Once the bushes moved almost imperceptibly and an instant later one of the officers, without warning, fired into them; but Tarzan of the Apes was not there.
I pushed through a tangle of tall white-flowered bushes, and saw him twenty paces beyond, looking over his shoulder at me and hesitating.
Then there was a desolate space covered with a white sand, and then another expanse of tangled bushes.
It was some time before I could summon resolution to go down through the trees and bushes upon the flank of the headland to the beach.
Then arm and bottle and ginger beard disappeared behind the closing bushes.
I had seen, from the way the tops of the bushes rustled and flew, that almost all the shots had gone too high.
On his hands and knees in the bushes George Willard stared at the scene before him and tried hard to think.
Three times the young reporter sprang at Ed Handby and each time the bartender, catching him by the shoulder, hurled him back into the bushes.
said he, bursting out of the bushes and seizing the stranger's weapon.