sphag·​nous ˈsfag-nəs How to pronounce sphagnous (audio)
: of, relating to, or abounding in sphagnum

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1828, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of sphagnous was circa 1828

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“Sphagnous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sphagnous. Accessed 22 Jul. 2024.

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