hochmoor

adjective hoch·moor \ˈhōḵ+ˌ-\

Definition of hochmoor

  1. :  being or growing on various acid peats or peaty soils the hochmoor soils along the Baltic coast

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Origin and Etymology of hochmoor

German hoch high + moor fen, swamp, from Old High German muor — more at moor


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