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Definition of wetland noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

wetland

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˈwɛtlænd//
 
, NAmE//ˈwɛtlənd//
 
[countable, uncountable] (also wetlands [plural])
 
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an area of wet land The wetlands are home to a large variety of wildlife.
wetland adjective [only before noun]
 
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wetland birds