saltmarsh


saltmarsh
salt marsh n.
Low coastal grassland frequently overflowed by the tide.

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  • saltmarsh club-rush — pajūrinis liūnmeldis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Viksvuolinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, vaistinis augalas (Bolboschoenus maritimus), paplitęs Europoje, Azijoje, šiaurės Afrikoje ir Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Bolboschoenus… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

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