machair

noun
mach·​air
variants: or machar \ ˈmaḵər \
plural -s

Definition of machair

Scottish & Irish
: a flat or low-lying plain or field

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History and Etymology for machair

Scottish Gaelic machair & Irish Gaelic machaire

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“Machair.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/machair. Accessed 28 May. 2022.

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