[ sfag-nuhs ]
/ ˈsfæg nəs /
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pertaining to, abounding in, or consisting of sphagnum.
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Example sentences from the Web for sphagnous
Some of these bodies of water are choked up, or not well drained, and overflow their borders, forming sphagnous tracts.