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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Partially carbonized vegetable matter saturated with water.

Usage examples (35)
  • A line about the distinctive smell of Irish peat is used twice.
  • -- By mere convention, we call the peat which accumulated in the
  • The river is dark with peat from the fell, curlews are calling with nothing to tell.
  • Also on hand, the rosemary, in peat pots, popped back into the shade because of the ferocious heat today. for more
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