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Broads

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Pronunciation: /ˈbrɔːdz/

Definition of Broads in English:

(often the Norfolk Broads)
A network of shallow freshwater lakes, traversed by slow-moving rivers, in Norfolk and Suffolk. They were formed by the gradual natural flooding of medieval peat diggings.

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