Definition of Pocoson

1. n. Low, wooded grounds or swamps in Eastern Maryland and Virginia.



Definition of Pocoson

1. pocosin [n -S] - See also: pocosin

Medical Definition of Pocoson

1. Low, wooded grounds or swamps in Eastern Maryland and Virginia. Alternative forms: poquoson. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pocoson

pockpits
pocks
pockwood
pocky
poco
poco a poco
pococurante
pococurantes
pococurantism
pococurantisms
pocones
pocosen
pocosens
pocosin
pocosins
pocoson (current term)
pocosons
pocula
poculiform
poculum
pod
pod-
pod people
pod person
pod rot
pod slurping
podagra
podagral
podagras
podagric

Literary usage of Pocoson

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1. The American and English Railroad Cases: A Collection of All Cases Affecting by Frank Cyrus Smith, Thomas Johnson Michie, United States Courts, Great Britain Courts, Canada Courts (1897)
"Parker v. Norfolk & CR Co. (N. s.) west through the lands of the plaintiff. The road is north of the farm. Flat pocoson is east of the locus in quo. ..."

2. Bulletin by North Carolina, Dept. of Conservation and Development, Geological Survey Section, Division of Mineral Resources (1915)
"(6) Loblolly Pine With pocoson Pine on Savannas. ... The mixture on these sites should consist of longleaf, pocoson, and loblolly pines. ..."

3. Census Reports Tenth Census. June 1, 1880 by Francis Amasa Walker, Charles Williams Seaton, Henry Gannett (1884)
"Holly Shelter pocoson occupies a large part of the southeastern section, and from it flow ... The central portion and larger part of this great pocoson, ..."

4. The Writings of George Washington by George Washington (1889)
"The banks down to this (pocoson) swamp declines gradually, and the swamp appears ... From pocoson Swamp to Cyprus Swamp (which conducts more water into the ..."

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