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marsh

noun [C/U]  us   /mɑrʃ/
an area of low, wet land, usually covered with tall grasses: [C] The marshes along the coast are home to many shorebirds.
marshy
adjective  us   /ˈmɑr·ʃi/
marshy ground
Translations of “marsh”
in Arabic مُسْتَنْقَع…
in Korean 습지…
in Malaysian paya…
in French marécage…
in Turkish bataklık…
in Italian palude, acquitrino…
in Chinese (Traditional) 沼澤, 濕地…
in Russian болото…
in Polish bagno, moczary…
in Vietnamese đầm lầy…
in Spanish ciénaga, pantano…
in Portuguese charco, brejo, pântano…
in Thai บึง…
in German der Sumpf…
in Catalan aiguamoll, maresma…
in Japanese 沼地…
in Indonesian paya-paya…
in Chinese (Simplified) 沼泽, 湿地…
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