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everglade

[ev-er-gleyd] /ˈɛv ərˌgleɪd/
noun
1.
a tract of low, swampy land, especially in southern Florida, characterized by clumps of tall grass and numerous branching waterways.
Origin of everglade
1815-1825
An Americanism dating back to 1815-25; ever + glade
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