Sentence Examples


  • Mangrove swamps are common on the coasts.
  • The mangrove grows on the shores of the west coast in profusion.
  • Great mangrove swamps supply unlimited fire-wood of the best quality.
  • The mangrove swamps at the north-west end of the harbour have been drained and partially built over.
  • Vegetation of all sorts acts in a similar way, either in forming soil and assisting in breaking up rocks, in filling up shallow lakes, and even, like the mangrove, in reclaiming wide stretches of land from the sea.