marshland


marsh·land

noun \ˈmärsh-ˌland\

: an area of soft and wet land

Full Definition of MARSHLAND

:  a marshy tract or area :  marsh

Examples of MARSHLAND

  1. one hundred acres of marshland
  2. <grasses, sedges, and rushes are the plant species most commonly found in marshlands>

First Known Use of MARSHLAND

12th century

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