from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Low-lying muddy land that is covered at high tide and exposed at low tide.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A flat expanse of mud at the edge of a body of water, regularly inundated by e.g. tidal action.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a tract of low muddy land near an estuary; covered at high tide and exposed at low tide


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