Definition Of marsh


an area of low-lying land that is flooded in wet seasons or at high tide, and typically remains waterlogged at all times.

It is a large fresh water lake associated with marshes on the flood plains of the river.

Example Of marsh

  • marsh plants

  • All around our coastline we have estuaries, docks, harbours, marshes and breakwaters.

  • Because of its marshiness and flat topography, Savannah is prone to flooding.

  • Explorer days are also an opportunity to find more about local habitats such as woodlands, bogs, coast and marshes .

  • Farmers simply saw the marsh as unproductive land that could be used for grazing animals.

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