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Origin of mangrove
Words nearby mangrove
Example sentences from the Web for mangrove
Close to the village is a mangrove swamp, and the whole bay is enclosed with high hills.Adventures in New Guinea|James Chalmers
Birds were concentrated in the areas of mangrove swamp and on the tidal flats.The Avifauna of Micronesia, Volume 3|Rollin H. Baker
He came from the mangrove swamp where it ran down into the sea.Into the Primitive|Robert Ames Bennet
I perceived distinctly the course of the Exe and Arundell rivers and a line of mangrove trees along the low shore.
This humble memorial was placed in a mangrove grove off the reef itself.Celebrated Travels and Travellers|Jules Verne
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