quag


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quag

 (kwăg, kwŏg)
n.
A quagmire.

[Perhaps variant of Middle English quabbe, from Old English *cwabba.]

quag

(kwæɡ; kwɒɡ)
n
(Physical Geography) another word for quagmire
[C16: perhaps related to quake; compare Middle Low German quabbe]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.quag - a soft wet area of low-lying land that sinks underfootquag - a soft wet area of low-lying land that sinks underfoot
bog, peat bog - wet spongy ground of decomposing vegetation; has poorer drainage than a swamp; soil is unfit for cultivation but can be cut and dried and used for fuel

quag

noun
A usually low-lying area of soft waterlogged ground and standing water:
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In truth, I expected nothing better than to find myself in the ditch on one side or the Quag on the other; but on communicating my apprehensions to Mr.
2-2: 1 Cheddar, brick, cottage retentate (LCR) cheese, colby, mozarella, edam, saint paulin, quag Medium/concentrated 2-6: 1 Cheddar, feta, havarti, gouda, retentate (MCR) and blue cheese Liquid pre cheese Same as of Feta, mozzarella, quarg, (LPC) cheese curd camembert, ricotta, cream cheese, mascarpone and saint mauri Retentate Remark Low concentrated 4.
Villagers have been told that there is nothing outside of Wormwood except for the Quag, a foul forest filled with terrifying beasts.