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

  • n. A lowland area, such as a marsh or swamp, that is saturated with moisture, especially when regarded as the natural habitat of wildlife: a program to preserve our state's wetlands.

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  • n. Land that is covered mostly with water, with occasional marshy and soggy areas.

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

  • n. a low area where the land is saturated with water


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