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adjective    /əˈwɑʃ, əˈwɔʃ/
covered with a liquid , usually water : They believe that the red planet was not only awash in water at one time , but also may have supported life . If someone or some place is awash in something that is not a liquid , there is a large amount of it: The reason why I say that is because the country is awash in money .
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