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marsh gas

Translation of marsh gas in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • gas (masculine) metano or de los pantanos
    Example sentences
    • Methane is often called marsh gas because it forms in swamps and marshes from the underwater decomposition of plant and animal material.
    • Occasionally a hiss of marsh gas would sound, like a snake's venomous warning.
    • The smell of sulfurous marsh gas drifted over the stockade to mix with the smell of disease and spoiling food.

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