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swampland

[swomp-land] /ˈswɒmpˌlænd/
noun
1.
land or an area covered with swamps.
Origin of swampland
1655-1665
1655-65, Americanism; swamp + land
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swampland

/ˈswɒmpˌlænd/
noun
1.
a permanently waterlogged area; marshland
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