Coastal Science
Enviromental Science
Space & Solar
Weather Terms
Other Science Terms

Other Resources:

Medical Dictionary
Computer Dictionary
Legal Dictionary
Prescription Drug Facts
Hospital Directory


An ecosystem of more or less continuously waterlogged soil dominated by emersed herbaceous plants but without a surface accumulation of peat. A marsh differs from a swamp in that it is dominated by rushes, reeds, cattails, and sedges, with few if any woody plants, and differs from a bog in having soil rather than peat as its base.

More Biology Terms

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

Information and definitions of the terms been taken from various reliable government publications and we have done our best to verify their accuracy. If you feel any of the definitions are incorrect or needs to be updated please contact us and we will look into it.

Copyright Science Dictionary - Scientific Definitions
2003-2006. All right are reserved.