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frequent

  • verb do one's shopping at; do business with; be a customer or client of
    shop; buy at; patronize; patronise; sponsor; shop at.
  • verb be a regular or frequent visitor to a certain place
    haunt.
    • She haunts the ballet

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swampland

  • noun low land that is seasonally flooded; has more woody plants than a marsh and better drainage than a bog
    swamp.

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frequent

  • verb do one's shopping at; do business with; be a customer or client of
    shop; buy at; patronize; patronise; sponsor; shop at.
  • verb be a regular or frequent visitor to a certain place
    haunt.
    • She haunts the ballet

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flatlands

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waterlogged

  • adjective satellite (of soil) soft and watery
    mucky; swampy; soggy; boggy; quaggy; muddy; marshy; sloughy; sloppy; miry; squashy.
    • the ground was boggy under foot
    • a marshy coastline
    • miry roads
    • wet mucky lowland
    • muddy barnyard
    • quaggy terrain
    • the sloughy edge of the pond
    • swampy bayous

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meadowland

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draining

  • adjective satellite having a debilitating effect
    exhausting.
    • an exhausting job in the hot sun
  • verb flow off gradually
    run out; drain.
    • The rain water drains into this big vat

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inhabit

  • verb inhabit or live in; be an inhabitant of
    dwell; live; populate.
    • People lived in Africa millions of years ago
    • The people inhabited the islands that are now deserted
    • this kind of fish dwells near the bottom of the ocean
    • deer are populating the woods
  • verb be present in
    • sweet memories inhabit this house

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swale

  • noun a low area (especially a marshy area between ridges)

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reclaim

  • verb claim back
    repossess.
  • verb reuse (materials from waste products)
    recover.

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riverbank

  • noun the bank of a river
    riverside.

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damp

  • noun a slight wetness
    dampness; moistness.
  • verb deaden (a sound or noise), especially by wrapping
    dampen; mute; muffle; tone down; dull.

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backwater

  • noun a body of water that was created by a flood or tide or by being held or forced back by a dam
    • the bayous and backwaters are breeding grounds for mosquitos
  • noun a place or condition in which no development or progress is occurring
    • the country is an economic backwater

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lying

  • noun the deliberate act of deviating from the truth
    prevarication; fabrication.
  • verb be located or situated somewhere; occupy a certain position
    lie.

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lowland

  • noun low level country
  • adjective of relatively low or level country

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inhabit

  • verb inhabit or live in; be an inhabitant of
    dwell; live; populate.
    • People lived in Africa millions of years ago
    • The people inhabited the islands that are now deserted
    • this kind of fish dwells near the bottom of the ocean
    • deer are populating the woods
  • verb be present in
    • sweet memories inhabit this house

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flatland

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inhabit

  • verb inhabit or live in; be an inhabitant of
    dwell; live; populate.
    • People lived in Africa millions of years ago
    • The people inhabited the islands that are now deserted
    • this kind of fish dwells near the bottom of the ocean
    • deer are populating the woods
  • verb be present in
    • sweet memories inhabit this house

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mead

  • noun United States anthropologist noted for her claims about adolescence and sexual behavior in Polynesian cultures (1901-1978)
    Margaret Mead.
  • noun United States philosopher of pragmatism (1863-1931)
    George Herbert Mead.

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flat

  • noun a level tract of land
    • the salt flats of Utah
  • noun a shallow box in which seedlings are started

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shoreline

  • noun a boundary line between land and water

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shallow

  • noun a stretch of shallow water
    shoal.
  • verb make shallow
    shoal.
    • The silt shallowed the canal

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fen

  • noun 100 fen equal 1 yuan in China
  • noun low-lying wet land with grassy vegetation; usually is a transition zone between land and water
    marshland; marsh; fenland.
    • thousands of acres of marshland
    • the fens of eastern England

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reclaimed

  • adjective satellite delivered from danger
    rescued.
  • verb claim back
    repossess; reclaim.

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floodplain

  • noun a low plain adjacent to a river that is formed chiefly of river sediment and is subject to flooding
    flood plain.

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wet

  • noun wetness caused by water
    moisture.
    • drops of wet gleamed on the window
  • verb cause to become wet
    • Wet your face

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hollow

  • noun a cavity or space in something
    • hunger had caused the hollows in their cheeks
  • noun a small valley between mountains
    holler.
    • he built himself a cabin in a hollow high up in the Appalachians

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seasonally

  • adverb depending on the season
    • prices are seasonally adjusted

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low

  • noun an air mass of lower pressure; often brings precipitation
    depression.
    • a low moved in over night bringing sleet and snow
  • noun British political cartoonist (born in New Zealand) who created the character Colonel Blimp (1891-1963)
    David Low; Sir David Alexander Cecil Low; Sir David Low.

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tideland

  • noun land near the sea that is overflowed by the tide

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undrained

  • adjective not drained; keep them undrained"
    • preserve wetlands

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meadowlands

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dank

  • adjective satellite unpleasantly cool and humid
    clammy.
    • a clammy handshake
    • clammy weather
    • a dank cellar
    • dank rain forests

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meadow

  • noun a field where grass or alfalfa are grown to be made into hay
    hayfield.

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unhealthy

  • adjective not in or exhibiting good health in body or mind
    • unhealthy ulcers
  • adjective satellite detrimental to health
    unhealthful; insalubrious.

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wetland

  • noun a low area where the land is saturated with water

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swampy

  • adjective satellite (of soil) soft and watery
    mucky; soggy; boggy; quaggy; muddy; marshy; sloughy; sloppy; miry; waterlogged; squashy.
    • the ground was boggy under foot
    • a marshy coastline
    • miry roads
    • wet mucky lowland
    • muddy barnyard
    • quaggy terrain
    • the sloughy edge of the pond
    • swampy bayous

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bog

  • noun wet spongy ground of decomposing vegetation; has poorer drainage than a swamp; soil is unfit for cultivation but can be cut and dried and used for fuel
    peat bog.
  • verb cause to slow down or get stuck
    bog down.
    • The vote would bog down the house

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lowland

  • noun low level country
  • adjective of relatively low or level country

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wasteland

  • noun an uninhabited wilderness that is worthless for cultivation
    barren; waste.
    • the barrens of central Africa
    • the trackless wastes of the desert

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prefer

  • verb like better; value more highly
    • Some people prefer camping to staying in hotels
    • We prefer sleeping outside
  • verb select as an alternative over another
    opt; choose.
    • I always choose the fish over the meat courses in this restaurant
    • She opted for the job on the East coast

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lagoon

  • noun a body of water cut off from a larger body by a reef of sand or coral
    lagune; laguna.

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vast

  • adjective satellite unusually great in size or amount or degree or especially extent or scope
    huge; Brobdingnagian; immense.
    • huge government spending
    • huge country estates
    • huge popular demand for higher education
    • a huge wave
    • the Los Angeles aqueduct winds like an immense snake along the base of the mountains
    • immense numbers of birds
    • at vast (or immense) expense
    • the vast reaches of outer space
    • the vast accumulation of knowledge...which we call civilization"- W.R.Inge

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terrain

  • noun a piece of ground having specific characteristics or military potential
    • they decided to attack across the rocky terrain

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extensive

  • adjective satellite large in spatial extent or range or scope or quantity
    extended.
    • an extensive Roman settlement in northwest England
    • extended farm lands
    • surgeons with extended experience
    • they suffered extensive damage
  • adjective satellite broad in scope or content
    wide; across-the-board; broad; blanket; all-encompassing; encompassing; all-inclusive; all-embracing; panoptic.
    • across-the-board pay increases
    • an all-embracing definition
    • blanket sanctions against human-rights violators
    • an invention with broad applications
    • a panoptic study of Soviet nationality"- T.G.Winner
    • granted him wide powers

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delta

  • noun a low triangular area of alluvial deposits where a river divides before entering a larger body of water
    • the Mississippi River delta
    • the Nile delta
  • noun an object shaped like an equilateral triangle

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drained

  • adjective emptied or exhausted of (as by drawing off e.g. water or other liquid)
    • a drained marsh
    • a drained tank
    • a drained and apathetic old man...not caring any longer about anything
  • verb flow off gradually
    run out; drain.
    • The rain water drains into this big vat

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fenland

  • noun low-lying wet land with grassy vegetation; usually is a transition zone between land and water
    fen; marshland; marsh.
    • thousands of acres of marshland
    • the fens of eastern England

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lush

  • noun a person who drinks alcohol to excess habitually
    souse; alcoholic; alky; boozer; dipsomaniac; soaker.
  • adjective satellite produced or growing in extreme abundance
    luxuriant; profuse; riotous; exuberant.
    • their riotous blooming

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miasma

  • noun an unwholesome atmosphere
    miasm.
    • the novel spun a miasma of death and decay
  • noun unhealthy vapors rising from the ground or other sources
    miasm.
    • the miasma of the marshes
    • a miasma of cigar smoke

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uninhabited

  • adjective not having inhabitants; not lived in
    • an uninhabited island
    • gaping doors of uninhabited houses

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flats

  • noun footwear (shoes or slippers) with no heel (or a very low heel)
  • noun a level tract of land
    flat.
    • the salt flats of Utah

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drain

  • noun emptying something accomplished by allowing liquid to run out of it
    drainage.
  • noun tube inserted into a body cavity (as during surgery) to remove unwanted material

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meadow

  • noun a field where grass or alfalfa are grown to be made into hay
    hayfield.

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flooded

  • adjective satellite covered with water
    awash; afloat; overflowing; inundated.
    • the main deck was afloat (or awash)
    • the monsoon left the whole place awash
    • a flooded bathroom
    • inundated farmlands
    • an overflowing tub
  • verb fill quickly beyond capacity; as with a liquid
    flood; inundate; deluge; swamp.
    • the basement was inundated after the storm
    • The images flooded his mind

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miasma

  • noun an unwholesome atmosphere
    miasm.
    • the novel spun a miasma of death and decay
  • noun unhealthy vapors rising from the ground or other sources
    miasm.
    • the miasma of the marshes
    • a miasma of cigar smoke

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reclaim

  • verb claim back
    repossess.
  • verb reuse (materials from waste products)
    recover.

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exhalation

  • noun exhaled breath
    halitus.
  • noun the act of expelling air from the lungs
    breathing out; expiration.

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wooded

  • adjective covered with growing trees and bushes etc
    • wooded land
    • a heavily wooded tract

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swamp

  • noun low land that is seasonally flooded; has more woody plants than a marsh and better drainage than a bog
    swampland.
  • noun a situation fraught with difficulties and imponderables
    • he was trapped in a medical swamp

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soft

  • adjective yielding readily to pressure or weight
  • adjective compassionate and kind; conciliatory
    • he was soft on his children

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grassland

  • noun land where grass or grasslike vegetation grows and is the dominant form of plant life

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impassable

  • adjective incapable of being passed
    unpassable.

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shallow

  • noun a stretch of shallow water
    shoal.
  • verb make shallow
    shoal.
    • The silt shallowed the canal

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formerly

  • adverb at a previous time;
    erstwhile; erst; at one time; once.
    • at one time he loved her
    • her erstwhile writing
    • she was a dancer once

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slough

  • noun necrotic tissue; a mortified or gangrenous part or mass
    gangrene; sphacelus.
  • noun a hollow filled with mud

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stagnant

  • adjective satellite not circulating or flowing
    dead.
    • dead air
    • dead water
    • stagnant water
  • adjective satellite not growing or changing; without force or vitality
    moribund.

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tundra

  • noun a vast treeless plain in the Arctic regions where the subsoil is permanently frozen

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surrounding

  • adjective satellite closely encircling
    encompassing; circumferent.
    • encompassing mountain ranges
    • the surrounding countryside
  • verb extend on all sides of simultaneously; encircle
    skirt; ring; border; environ; surround.
    • The forest surrounds my property

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wetland

  • noun a low area where the land is saturated with water

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broad

  • noun slang term for a woman
    • a broad is a woman who can throw a mean punch
  • adjective having great (or a certain) extent from one side to the other
    wide.
    • wide roads
    • a wide necktie
    • wide margins
    • three feet wide
    • a river two miles broad
    • broad shoulders
    • a broad river

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grassland

  • noun land where grass or grasslike vegetation grows and is the dominant form of plant life

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desolate

  • verb leave someone who needs or counts on you; leave in the lurch
    abandon; desert; forsake.
    • The mother deserted her children
  • verb reduce in population
    depopulate.
    • The epidemic depopulated the countryside

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nearby

  • adjective satellite close at hand
    • the nearby towns
    • concentrated his study on the nearby planet Venus
  • adverb not far away in relative terms
    • she works nearby
    • the planets orbiting nearby are Venus and Mars

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inlet

  • noun an arm off of a larger body of water (often between rocky headlands)
    recess.
  • noun an opening through which fluid is admitted to a tube or container
    intake.

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wide

  • adjective having great (or a certain) extent from one side to the other
    broad.
    • wide roads
    • a wide necktie
    • wide margins
    • three feet wide
    • a river two miles broad
    • broad shoulders
    • a broad river
  • adjective satellite broad in scope or content
    across-the-board; broad; blanket; all-encompassing; encompassing; all-inclusive; all-embracing; extensive; panoptic.
    • across-the-board pay increases
    • an all-embracing definition
    • blanket sanctions against human-rights violators
    • an invention with broad applications
    • a panoptic study of Soviet nationality"- T.G.Winner
    • granted him wide powers

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bayou

  • noun a swampy arm or slow-moving outlet of a lake (term used mainly in Mississippi and Louisiana)

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humid

  • adjective satellite containing or characterized by a great deal of water vapor
    • humid air
    • humid weather

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floodplain

  • noun a low plain adjacent to a river that is formed chiefly of river sediment and is subject to flooding
    flood plain.

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partly

  • adverb in part; in some degree; not wholly
    part; partially.
    • I felt partly to blame
    • He was partially paralyzed

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wasteland

  • noun an uninhabited wilderness that is worthless for cultivation
    barren; waste.
    • the barrens of central Africa
    • the trackless wastes of the desert

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somewhat

  • adverb to a small degree or extent
    slightly; more or less.
    • his arguments were somewhat self-contradictory
    • the children argued because one slice of cake was slightly larger than the other
  • adverb to a moderately sufficient extent or degree
    fairly; pretty; passably; reasonably; moderately; jolly; middling.
    • pretty big
    • pretty bad
    • jolly decent of him
    • the shoes are priced reasonably
    • he is fairly clever with computers

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muskeg

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saline

  • noun an isotonic solution of sodium chloride and distilled water
    saline solution.
  • adjective satellite containing salt
    • a saline substance
    • salty tears

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bog

  • noun wet spongy ground of decomposing vegetation; has poorer drainage than a swamp; soil is unfit for cultivation but can be cut and dried and used for fuel
    peat bog.
  • verb cause to slow down or get stuck
    bog down.
    • The vote would bog down the house

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impenetrable

  • adjective not admitting of penetration or passage into or through
    • an impenetrable fortress
    • impenetrable rain forests
  • adjective satellite permitting little if any light to pass through because of denseness of matter
    heavy; dense.
    • dense smoke
    • heavy fog
    • impenetrable gloom

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savannah

  • noun a port in eastern Georgia near the mouth of the Savannah river
  • noun a river in South Carolina that flows southeast to the Atlantic
    Savannah River.

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through

  • adjective satellite having finished or arrived at completion
    done; through with.
    • certain to make history before he's done
    • it's a done deed
    • after the treatment, the patient is through except for follow-up
    • almost through with his studies
  • adjective satellite (of a route or journey etc.) continuing without requiring stops or changes
    • a through street
    • a through bus
    • through traffic

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habitat

  • noun the type of environment in which an organism or group normally lives or occurs
    home ground.
    • a marine habitat
    • he felt safe on his home grounds

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mostly

  • adverb in large part; mainly or chiefly
    for the most part; largely.
    • These accounts are largely inactive
  • adverb usually; as a rule
    by and large; generally; more often than not.
    • by and large it doesn't rain much here

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terrain

  • noun a piece of ground having specific characteristics or military potential
    • they decided to attack across the rocky terrain

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muddy

  • verb dirty with mud
    muddy up.
  • verb cause to become muddy
    • These data would have muddied the prediction

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canebrake

  • noun a dense growth of cane (especially giant cane)

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small

  • noun the slender part of the back
  • noun a garment size for a small person

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rivulet

  • noun a small stream
    run; rill; streamlet; runnel.

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excessively

  • adverb to a degree exceeding normal or proper limits
    to a fault; overly; too.
    • too big

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treacherous

  • adjective satellite dangerously unstable and unpredictable
    unreliable.
    • treacherous winding roads
    • an unreliable trestle
  • adjective satellite tending to betray; especially having a treacherous character as attributed to the Carthaginians by the Romans
    punic; perfidious.
    • Punic faith
    • the perfidious Judas
    • the fiercest and most treacherous of foes
    • treacherous intrigues

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hummock

  • noun a small natural hill
    hillock; mound; hammock; knoll.

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large

  • noun a garment size for a large person
  • adjective above average in size or number or quantity or magnitude or extent
    big.
    • a large city
    • set out for the big city
    • a large sum
    • a big (or large) barn
    • a large family
    • big businesses
    • a big expenditure
    • a large number of newspapers
    • a big group of scientists
    • large areas of the world

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tundra

  • noun a vast treeless plain in the Arctic regions where the subsoil is permanently frozen

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extremely

  • adverb to a high degree or extent; favorably or with much respect
    highly.
    • highly successful
    • He spoke highly of her
    • does not think highly of his writing
    • extremely interesting
  • adverb to an extreme degree
    super; exceedingly; passing.
    • extremely cold
    • extremely unpleasant

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cove

  • noun a small inlet
  • noun small or narrow cave in the side of a cliff or mountain

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narrow

  • noun a narrow strait connecting two bodies of water
  • verb make or become more narrow or restricted
    contract.
    • The selection was narrowed
    • The road narrowed

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foreshore

  • noun the part of the seashore between the highwater mark and the low-water mark

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moist

  • adjective satellite slightly wet
    dampish; damp.
    • clothes damp with perspiration
    • a moist breeze
    • eyes moist with tears

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pond

  • noun a small lake
    pool.
    • the pond was too small for sailing

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intervening

  • adjective satellite occurring or falling between events or points in time
    • so much had happened during the intervening years
  • verb get involved, so as to alter or hinder an action, or through force or threat of force
    step in; intervene; interpose; interfere.
    • Why did the U.S. not intervene earlier in WW II?

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thicket

  • noun a dense growth of bushes
    coppice; brush; brushwood; copse.

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dense

  • adjective satellite permitting little if any light to pass through because of denseness of matter
    heavy; impenetrable.
    • dense smoke
    • heavy fog
    • impenetrable gloom
  • adjective satellite hard to pass through because of dense growth
    thick.
    • dense vegetation
    • thick woods

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swamp

  • noun low land that is seasonally flooded; has more woody plants than a marsh and better drainage than a bog
    swampland.
  • noun a situation fraught with difficulties and imponderables
    • he was trapped in a medical swamp

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over

  • noun (cricket) the division of play during which six balls are bowled at the batsman by one player from the other team from the same end of the pitch
  • adjective satellite having come or been brought to a conclusion
    concluded; terminated; complete; ended; all over.
    • the harvesting was complete
    • the affair is over, ended, finished
    • the abruptly terminated interview

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fiat

  • noun a legally binding command or decision entered on the court record (as if issued by a court or judge)
    edict; decree; order; rescript.
    • a friend in New Mexico said that the order caused no trouble out there

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very

  • adjective satellite precisely as stated
    • the very center of town
  • adjective satellite being the exact same one; not any other:
    identical; selfsame.
    • this is the identical room we stayed in before
    • the themes of his stories are one and the same
    • saw the selfsame quotation in two newspapers
    • on this very spot
    • the very thing he said yesterday
    • the very man I want to see

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depression

  • noun a mental state characterized by a pessimistic sense of inadequacy and a despondent lack of activity
  • noun a long-term economic state characterized by unemployment and low prices and low levels of trade and investment
    slump; economic crisis.

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crossing

  • noun traveling across
  • noun a shallow area in a stream that can be forded
    ford.

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