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bayou

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Geography, Nature
bayoubay‧ou /ˈbaɪuː $ ˈbaɪuː, -oʊ/ noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 SGDNa large area of water in the southeast US that moves very slowly and has many water plants
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bayouGrillades Despite its name, this is a meat stew popular in bayou country.You play over a salt marsh, or bayou, from tee to green.Which is not a line you'd read as Rebecca Wells's characters prance across the bayou.
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