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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fen-land, -luh nd]
    • /ˈfɛnˌlænd, -lənd/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fen-land, -luh nd]
    • /ˈfɛnˌlænd, -lənd/

Definitions of fenland word

  • noun fenland a low area of marshy ground. 1
  • noun fenland Land consisting of fens. 1
  • noun fenland a marsh or area of land covered by shallow water 0

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fenland popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 70% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
According to our data about 59% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

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Synonyms for fenland

noun fenland

  • marsh — Dame (Edith) Ngaio [nahy-oh] /ˈnaɪ oʊ/ (Show IPA), 1899–1982, New Zealand writer of detective novels.
  • bog — A bog is an area of land which is very wet and muddy.
  • fen — low land covered wholly or partially with water; boggy land; a marsh.
  • wetland — Often, wetlands. land that has a wet and spongy soil, as a marsh, swamp, or bog.
  • lowland — land that is low or level, in comparison with the adjacent country.

Antonyms for fenland

noun fenland

  • desert — A desert is a large area of land, usually in a hot region, where there is almost no water, rain, trees, or plants.

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