bottomland

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noun bot·tom·land \ˈbä-təm-ˌland\

Definition of bottomland

  1. :  low-lying land along a watercourse —often used in plural the fertile bottomlands

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BOTTOMLAND Defined for English Language Learners

bottomland

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Definition of bottomland for English Language Learners

  • : flat low land along a river or stream

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