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bog

A quagmire covered with grasses, wet, spongy ground; a small marsh or plant community on moist, acidic peat.

bog

an area of peat formation, typically in upland situations, which supports an extremely OLIGOTROPHIC vegetation. See FEN.
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But instead of getting bogged down with all that nonsense, let's just celebrate the fact that there's a Chilean footballer who's playing in Ecuador tonight called Waldo Ponce.
The gelding, who landed a gamble in a similar race at Fontwell in August, will appreciate this ground after getting bogged down in the mud at Uttoxeter.
EVEN though building work is well under way on the new pounds 68m Museum of Liverpool, the project is in danger of getting bogged down in a legal row over who owns the designs for the iconic building.
The Police Federation say officers are getting bogged down with paperwork and "simple" arrests.
While everyone else is getting bogged down by the complexities, he can just look at a machine and come up with a very practical solution.
The mats are used to keep heavy vehicles from getting bogged down in mud.
Before Christmas I was getting bogged down in technical things,' said Day, whose partner Lynsey is due to give birth to their first child in August.
Goal: Provide a primer to explain the concepts of programming without necessarily getting bogged down in the syntax of a particular language.
Or do they take action and risk getting bogged down in another Middle East conflict that could cost British lives?
At the risk of sounding like an old fuddy-duddy, you've got many years ahead of you to kiss and, at your age, you should be enjoying being a kid and seeing your friends, not getting bogged down in worries over boys.
His goal is to show how to concentrate on the goals of a contract rather than getting bogged down in details.
But Ford was forced to ditch the bike after getting bogged down and was later arrested when police dogs caught up with the mud-caked joyrider in nearby Charter Avenue.