sudd

noun
\ ˈsəd How to pronounce sudd (audio) \

Definition of sudd

: floating vegetable matter that forms obstructive masses especially in the upper White Nile

First Known Use of sudd

1874, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for sudd

Arabic, literally, obstruction

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“Sudd.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sudd. Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.

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Sudd geographical name

\ ˈsəd How to pronounce Sudd (audio) \

Definition of Sudd

swamp region of South Sudan drained by the White Nile River

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