merse

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merse (mɜːs, Scottish mɛrs)
 
n
1.  low level ground by a river or shore, often alluvial and fertile
2.  a marsh
 
[Old English merse marsh]

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World English Dictionary
Merse (mɜːs, Scottish mɛrs)
 
n
the Merse a fertile lowland area of SE Scotland, in Scottish Borders, north of the Tweed

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