Definition of marsh in English:
An area of low-lying land which is flooded in wet seasons or at high tide, and typically remains waterlogged at all times: the marsh marigold loves damp fields, riverbanks, and marshes [mass noun]: patches of marsh [as modifier]: marsh plants
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- It is a large fresh water lake associated with marshes on the flood plains of the river.
- Until late October the birds may be found on estuaries, flooded coastal marshes and farm reservoirs.
- The Romans became practised at draining marshes to rid areas of malaria-carrying mosquitoes.
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