How to Pronounce sedge?

Correct pronunciation for the word "sedge" is [sˈɛd͡ʒ], [sˈɛd‍ʒ], [s_ˈɛ_dʒ].

"Sedge" in context

Sedges are a family of flowering plants found in a variety of habitats from wetland to uplands. They are an incredibly important ecologically, playing vital roles in habitats world wide. Sedges have a variety of different shapes and sizes, and the leaves can range from flat and grass-like to triangular and wiry. Depending on the species, the stem can be anywhere from up to ten feet in height to as small as a few inches.

Sedges are well adapted to many different environments. In moist areas, they help to stabilize shorelines and protect them from erosion. They also help to build habitats for other plants and animals.

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