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bog moss

Syllabification: bog moss

Definition of bog moss in English:

noun

Another term for peat moss (sense 1).
Example sentences
  • Raised bogs are dominated, in their natural state, by species of bog moss.
  • This is very bad news for the wildlife that depends on bog moss.
  • Sundew can often be found growing in hummocks of bog moss.

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