- a tract of low, swampy land, especially in southern Florida, characterized by clumps of tall grass and numerous branching waterways.
Origin of everglade
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Examples from the Web for everglade
Oh, maybe it's the one who escaped from the Everglade swamp.
Then she was not altogether insane, for there were many campers at Everglade.
The very best that could be obtained for miles about Everglade.
It was rather a restless night in Orangeade, and all were astir early, for they wanted to be at the Everglade camp by daylight.
"I fancy we are on the north-western edge of the great Everglade swamp," Charley replied.The Boy Chums Cruising in Florida Waters
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