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Lakes and ponds

billabong

noun

a pool of water formed by a river during the wet season

L

abbreviation

Lake

lagoon

noun

an area of the sea that is separated from the rest of the sea by sand or rocks

lake

noun

a large area of water that is surrounded by land

loch

noun

a lake, or an area of the sea that is almost completely surrounded by land

lough

noun

a lake, or a narrow area of sea almost completely surrounded by land

mere

noun

a lake

millpond

noun

a small lake from which water flows to turn a millwheel

pond

noun

an area of water similar to a lake but smaller, especially one that has been built artificially

reservoir

noun

an artificial or natural lake where water is stored so that it can be supplied to the houses in an area

tank

noun

an artificial lake used for supplying people with water through a system of pipes

water

noun

an area of water such as a lake or sea

waterhole

noun

a natural area of water where wild animals go to drink

watering hole

noun

a waterhole

sandwich generation

a generation … who are balancing working life with caring for both their teenage children and elderly parents

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