Marsh definition

Marsh means an area permanently inundated by water less than six feet deep and occupied predominantly by an emergent wetland vegetation community.
Marsh means, consistent with R.I. Gen. Laws § 2-1-20(5), a place not less than one (1) acre in extent wholly or partly within the State of Rhode Island where a vegetational community shall exist in standing or running water during the growing season and/or shall be made up of one or more of, but not limited to nor necessarily including all of the following plants or groups of plants: hydrophytic reeds (Phragmites), grasses (Gramineae), mannagrasses (Glyceria), cutgrasses (Leersia), pickerelweeds (Pontederiaceae), sedges (Cyperaceae), rushes (Juncaceae), cattails (Typha), water plantains (Alismataceae), burreeds (Sparganiaceae), pondweeds (Zosteraceae), frog's bits (Hydrocharitaceae), arums (Araceae), duckweeds (Lemnaceae), water lilies (Nymphaeaceae), water- milfoils (Haloragaceae), water-starworts (Callitrichaceae), bladderworts (Utricularia), pipeworts (Eriocaulon), sweet gale (Myrica gale), buttonbush (Cephalanthus occidentalis).
Marsh means a frequently or continually inundated area of saturated soils characterized by emergent reeds, grasses, and sedges;

Examples of Marsh in a sentence

I have reviewed this quarterly report on Form 10-Q of Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc.

If your complaint is not dealt with to your satisfaction you can complain to the Investment Division, Financial Ombudsman Service, South Quay Plaza, 183 Marsh Wall, London E14 9SR.

If your complaint is not dealt with to your satisfaction you may complain to the Financial Ombudsman Service, South Quay Plaza, 183 Marsh Wall, London E14 9SR.

For purposes of this Award, in the event of a sale or similar transaction involving the business unit for which you work (“Employing Company”) as a result of which the Employing Company ceases to be a subsidiary or affiliate of Marsh & McLennan Companies, your employment will be deemed terminated by the Company other than for Cause, even if your employment with the Employing Company continues after the sale or similar transaction.

Upon your timely satisfaction of all applicable Employment-Related Actions, Marsh & McLennan Companies shall cause such amounts to be released from escrow or paid to you out of such trust.


More Definitions of Marsh

Marsh means land flooded permanently or tempo- rarily, and dominated by grass growing on a mineral or organic soil. Shrubs and trees, if any, cover less than 25% of the swamp’s area. A swamp is usually riparian, that is, adjacent to a lake or watercourse, or isolated; (marais)
Marsh means an area of permanent standing or slow moving water that is vegetated in whole or in part with aquatic or hydrophytic plants;
Marsh means a wetland which is permanently submerged or has intermittent aquatic plant life where dominant vegetation is nonwoody plants such as grasses and sedges.
Marsh means an area normally covered with shallow water, subject to seasonal variations, that contains an association of herbaceous, soft-stemmed plants recognized as marsh vegetation. Typical examples of marsh species are listed in the booklet titled, Inland Wetland Plants of Connecticut (May, 1973).
Marsh means Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc.
Marsh means, consistent with R.I. Gen. Laws § 2-1-20(510), a place not less than one (1) acre in extent wholly or partly within the State of Rhode Island where a vegetational community shall exist in standing or running water during the growing season and/or shall be made up of one or more