merse

/ (mɜːs, Scottish mɛrs) /


nounScot
  1. low level ground by a river or shore, often alluvial and fertile

  2. a marsh

Origin of merse

1
Old English merse marsh

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British Dictionary definitions for Merse (2 of 2)

Merse

/ (mɜːs, Scottish mɛrs) /


noun
  1. the Merse a fertile lowland area of SE Scotland, in Scottish Borders, north of the Tweed

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