What does the word grove mean?

Usage examples for grove

  1. They had long since left the little grove behind, had dashed past half a dozen carriages, and were down on the level road near the ferry, when the " beastie" stopped as suddenly as he had started. – Betty Wales Freshman by Edith K. Dunton
  2. In a grove of trees below appears the roof of a house, and as we draw nearer we see a cottage surrounded by flowers. – The Century Handbook of Writing by Garland Greever Easley S. Jones