Dis·mal Swamp or Great Dis·mal Swamp (dĭzʹməl)
A swampy region of southeast Virginia and northeast North Carolina. The heavily forested area has been greatly reduced by drainage. George Washington surveyed the Dismal Swamp in 1763.

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  • Alligatorswamp — (Dismalswamp), Sumpf zwischen Virginia u. Nordcarolina, 6 Ml. lang, 2 Ml. breit, 150,000 Acres, darin der Drummondsee …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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