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/ˈkɑn sə ˌkreɪt /

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  • marsh marsh  /ˈmɑrʃ/ ?  low-lying wet land with grassy vegetation; usually is a transition zone between…

    marsh meaning(s) 

    1. (n) low-lying wet land with grassy vegetation; usually is a transition zone between land and water
    2. (n) United States painter (1898-1954)
    3. (n) New Zealand writer of detective stories (1899-1982)

    Synonym(s)

    marsh usage(s)

    1. The yellow giant skidded across the green marsh into the muddy waters of a shallow duck pond, wherein the giant's beak stuck.
    2. Cleanup crews can't bulldoze the marsh, because that would destroy the wetlands; they can't burn it, because of toxic fumes.
  • marsh andromeda marsh andromeda  erect to procumbent evergreen shrub having pendent clusters of white…
  • marsh bellflower marsh bellflower  bellflower common in marshes of eastern North America having lanceolate…
  • marsh buggy marsh buggy  an amphibious vehicle typically having four-wheel drive and a raised body
  • marsh clematis marsh clematis  climber of southern United States having bluish-purple flowers
  • marsh cress marsh cress  annual or biennial cress growing in damp places sometimes used in salads…
  • marsh elder marsh elder  any of various coarse shrubby plants of the genus Iva with small greenish…
  • marsh felwort marsh felwort  perennial of damp places in mountains of Eurasia and North America having…
  • marsh fern marsh fern  fern having pinnatifid fronds and growing in wet places; cosmopolitan in north…
  • marsh gas marsh gas  methane gas produced when vegetation decomposes in water
  • marsh gentian marsh gentian  perennial Eurasian gentian with sky-blue funnel-shaped flowers of damp…
  • marsh hare marsh hare  a wood rabbit of marshy coastal areas from North Carolina to Florida
  • marsh harrier marsh harrier  Old World harrier frequenting marshy regions
  • marsh hawk marsh hawk  common harrier of North America and Europe; nests in marshes and open land
  • marsh hen marsh hen  a coot found in North America
  • marsh horsetail marsh horsetail  scouring-rush horsetail widely distributed in wet or boggy areas of…
  • marsh mallow marsh mallow  European perennial plant naturalized in United States having triangular…
  • marsh marigold marsh marigold  swamp plant of Europe and North America having bright yellow flowers…
  • marsh milkweed marsh milkweed  North American herb having whorled leaves and terminal clusters of flowers…
  • marsh orchid marsh orchid  any of several orchids of the genus Dactylorhiza having fingerlike tuberous…
  • marsh pea marsh pea  scrambling perennial of damp or marshy areas of Eurasia and North America with…
  • marsh pink marsh pink  any of several pink-flowered marsh plant of the eastern United States resembling…
  • marsh plant marsh plant  a semiaquatic plant that grows in soft wet land; most are monocots: sedge,…
  • marsh rosemary marsh rosemary  any of various plants of the genus Limonium of temperate salt marshes…
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