Definition of swampland
: swamp 1
Examples of swampland in a Sentence
attempting to build on swampland
the ecology of the coastal swamplands
Recent Examples of swampland from the Web
The city sat on 650 acres of swampland where the Expo Center, the raceway and golf course are today.
The following books will guide you through the state’s swamplands, retirement communities and cultural enclaves, offering outright or de facto defenses of Florida.
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. — Emerging from swampland more than 35 years ago, the Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass has always been a good walk often spoiled by the dangers resting from the first tee to the 18th green.
Desimone bought and drained swamplands along the Duwamish to create fertile farmland that in time gave way to Boeing’s industrial needs.
And while humans are no longer picking them for bandages, scientists fear that bogs and swamplands could be drained or negatively impacted by agriculture and industry, or the peat will be used for biofuel.
But 12 miles west in Doral, there wasn't much of anything - other than the golf resort and miles of swampland.
Drainage tiles allowed removal of water from the surface of the soil, and made wonderfully rich swampland available for farming.
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First Known Use of swampland
SWAMPLAND Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of swampland for English Language Learners
: wet land that is partly covered with water
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