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Wetlands - synonyms or related words

bog

noun

an area of ground that is always very wet and soft

fen

noun

an area of wet flat land, especially in eastern England

fenland

noun

a large area of wet flat land, especially in eastern England

flats

noun

a low flat area of land, usually wet land near a large area of water

marsh

noun

an area of soft wet land

marshland

noun

an area that consists of marshes

mire

noun

an area of soft wet ground

morass

noun

mainly literary an area of soft wet ground that is dangerous to walk on

mudflats

noun

areas of wet land that are covered by the sea at high tide (=when it is at its highest level)

quagmire

noun

mainly literary an area of very wet land that is too soft to walk on

salt marsh

noun

a flat area of land that is frequently covered with saltwater

swamp

noun

an area of land covered by water where trees and plants grow

vlei

noun

South African in South Africa, a piece of ground that is covered with water in the rainy season or that permanently contains water

wetlands

noun

low land that is often covered with water from the lake, river, or sea next to it

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