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man•grove



Pronunciation: (mang'grōv, man'-), [key]
n.
1. any tropical tree or shrub of the genus Rhizophora, the species of which are mostly low trees growing in marshes or tidal shores, noted for their interlacing above-ground adventitious roots.
2. any of various similar plants.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

mangosteenmangrove swamp
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