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- n. The deposit of slime at the mouth of a river.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The deposit of slime at the mouth of a river; slime.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A marsh, usually salt, at the mouth of a river; especially applied to the delta of the Dnieper river, Russia.
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- n. a long narrow lagoon near the mouth of a river
French limon ("silt"), from Latin limus ("mud"). (Wiktionary)