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Serbonian

[ser-boh-nee-uh n] /sərˈboʊ ni ən/
adjective
1.
of, pertaining to, or designating the large marshy tract of land in the northern part of ancient Egypt in which entire armies are said to have been swallowed up.
Origin
1660-1670
1660-70; < Greek Serbōní(s) (límnē) Serbonian (marsh) + -an
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