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 for Bottom glade
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Glade \Glade\, n. [Prob. of Scand. origin, and akin to glad, a.;
     cf. also W. golead, goleuad, a lighting, illumination, fr.
     goleu light, clear, bright, goleu fwlch glade, lit., a light
     or clear defile.]
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     1. An open passage through a wood; a grassy open or cleared
        space in a forest.
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              There interspersed in lawns and opening glades.
                                                    --Pope.
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     2. An everglade. [Local, U. S.]
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     3. An opening in the ice of rivers or lakes, or a place left
        unfrozen; also, smooth ice. [Local, U. S.]
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     Bottom glade. See under Bottom.
  
     Glade net, in England, a net used for catching woodcock and
        other birds in forest glades.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Bottom \Bot"tom\, a.
     Of or pertaining to the bottom; fundamental; lowest; under;
     as, bottom rock; the bottom board of a wagon box; bottom
     prices.
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     Bottom glade, a low glade or open place; a valley; a dale.
        --Milton.
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     Bottom grass, grass growing on bottom lands.
  
     Bottom land. See 1st Bottom, n., 7.
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