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

  • n. Land of swampy consistency or having many swamps on it.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Low-lying land that is regularly flooded; especially such land that is drier than a bog or a marsh.
  • n. (physics) The set of all possible string theories.

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

  • n. low land that is seasonally flooded; has more woody plants than a marsh and better drainage than a bog


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