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Origin of mangrove
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Example sentences from the Web for mangrove
The marine ecologist at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology in Thuwal, Saudi Arabia is a leader in recognizing the carbon-storing capacity of mangroves, tidal marshes and seagrasses.How planting 70 million eelgrass seeds led to an ecosystem’s rapid recovery|Joseph Polidoro|October 14, 2020|Science News
At the bottom of Knocker's Bay is a shoal mangrove opening, of no importance.
It is on the edge of the mangrove swamp, and is reached by a sort of causeway of turf.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 25 (of 25)|Robert Louis Stevenson
The characteristic trees of the coast regions are the mangrove and coco-nut palm.
Tannin is also important and is employed to some extent in the Philippines, being generally obtained from the mangrove tan barks.Philippine Mats|Hugo H. Miller
We passed vast numbers of the Florida cormorants—a small species, which breeds in the mangrove islets.In the Wilds of Florida|W.H.G. Kingston
British Dictionary definitions for mangrove
- any tropical evergreen tree or shrub of the genus Rhizophora, having stiltlike intertwining aerial roots and growing below the highest tide levels in estuaries and along coasts, forming dense thickets: family Rhizophoraceae
- (as modifier)mangrove swamp