everglade

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noun ev·er·glade \ˈe-vər-ˌglād\

Definition of everglade

  1. :  a swampy grassland especially in southern Florida usually containing saw grass and at least seasonally covered by slowly moving water —usually used in plural

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Origin and Etymology of everglade

the Everglades, Florida


EVERGLADE Defined for Kids

everglade

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noun ev·er·glade \ˈe-vər-ˌglād\

Definition of everglade for Students

  1. :  a swampy grassland

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