marshland

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noun marsh·land \ˈmärsh-ˌland\

Definition of marshland

  1. :  a marshy tract or area :  marsh

Examples of marshland in a Sentence

  1. one hundred acres of marshland

  2. grasses, sedges, and rushes are the plant species most commonly found in marshlands

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First Known Use of marshland

12th century


MARSHLAND Defined for English Language Learners

marshland

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Definition of marshland for English Language Learners

  • : an area of soft and wet land



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