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part of speech: noun

Decayed vegetable matter like turf, cut out of boggy places, dried for fuel.

part of speech: noun

A natural aecumulation of decayed vegetable substances in swampy districts, occurring in strata more or less deep.

part of speech: noun

A substance formed of decayed vegetable matter, like moss or turf: used as fuel, especially in Ireland.

part of speech: adjective


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A general name for buckets, bowls, and other articles of domestic use made of wood; in the wood, applied to wine in casks. ...

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