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marsh:

see swampswamp,
shallow body of water in a low-lying, poorly drained depression, usually containing abundant plant growth dominated by trees, such as cypress, and high shrubs. Swamps develop in moist climates, generally in such places as low-lying coastal plains, floodplains of rivers,
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What does it mean when you dream about a marsh?

See Swamp.

marsh

[märsh]
(ecology)
A transitional land-water area, covered at least part of the time by estuarine or coastal waters, and characterized by aquatic and grasslike vegetation, especially without peatlike accumulation.

marsh

low poorly drained land that is sometimes flooded and often lies at the edge of lakes, streams, etc.

Marsh

1. Dame (Edith) Ngaio . 1899--1981, New Zealand crime writer, living in Britain (from 1928). Her many detective novels include Final Curtain (1947) and Last Ditch (1977)
2. Rodney (William). born 1947, Australian cricketer. He finished his career with a world record of 355 Test match dismissals
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Martin is a highly accomplished and talented executive who's consistently produced results in important Marsh leadership roles around the world," said Peter Zaffino, CEO of Marsh, and chairman of Marsh & McLennan's risk and insurance services segment.
An insurance broker and risk management company, Marsh has about 30,000 employees in over 130 countries.
The piers for a former ferry across the Severn and for the power cable strung across the estuary are small, open structures and have no significant influence on marsh behaviour.
Marsh is a unit of Marsh & McLennan Companies (NYSE: MMC), a global professional services firm with approximately 52,000 employees and annual revenue exceeding USD10bn.
Marsh Tackies have played a significant role in South Carolina's history.
But after questioning she admitted it and claims the killing was orchestrated by Stephen Marsh 'by text' from a pub in Swansea because he wanted his wife out of the way.
The extent of potential gastropod effects on salt marsh environments ultimately will depend on the natural abundance and distribution of the various floral and faunal species.
For 75 years Marsh has been an industry leader with an unwavering commitment to excellence in customer service and providing quality food products at reasonable prices," he notes.
A recent report from Marsh finds the purchase of property terrorism insurance in 2005 varied considerably, depending on a company's total insured values, location and industry sector.
The remainder of the marsh is owned and managed by private landowners.