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General words for areas of water

channel

noun

a narrow area of water joining two oceans

field

noun

a large area of land or water where something is found

field

noun

a large area of land or water covered in a particular substance

ground

noun

an area of land or ocean where a particular thing happens

groundwater

noun

water that flows or collects under the ground

inlet

noun

a long narrow area of water that continues into the land from a lake or ocean

lagoon

noun

an area of fresh water, especially a small one beside a larger one

narrows

noun

a narrow area of water that connects two larger and wider areas of water

neck

noun

a long narrow piece of land or area of water

open water

noun

an area of water that is big enough for a boat or person to move around in

sound

noun

a long narrow area of water that connects two larger areas of water

strait

noun

a narrow area of water that joins two larger areas of water

stretch

noun

an area of land or water

sweep

noun

a long wide curved area of land or water

water

noun

the surface of a lake or the ocean

waters

noun

an area of water that belongs to a particular place, state, country, etc.

body of water

a large area of water

food rave

a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

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