how to pronounce sedge


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sedge is pronounced in one syllable

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meanings of sedge


  1. Certain other plants resembling sedges, such as Gentiana rubricaulis and Andropogon virginicus.
  2. Any plant of the family Cyperaceae.
  3. A dry fly used in fly fishing, designed to resemble a sedge or caddis fly.
  4. Alternative spelling of segge.
  5. A flock of herons, cranes, or bitterns.
  6. Any plant of the genus Carex, the true sedges, perennial, endogenous herbs, often growing in dense tufts in marshy places. They have triangular jointless stems, a spiked inflorescence, and long grasslike leaves which are usually rough on the margins and midrib. There are several hundred species.
  7. Obsolete spelling of siege.

sedge frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word sedge occurs in english on average 0.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics sedge can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that sedge can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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