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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Body_of_water

A body of water or waterbody (often spelled water body) is any significant accumulation of ... Estuary - a semi-enclosed coastal body of water with one or more rivers or ... Loch - a body of water such as a lake, sea inlet, firth, fjord, estuary or bay. ... Strait - a narrow channel of water that connects two larger bodies of water, and ...

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What is a narrow body of water that connects an enclosed sea with a larger body of water? A strait is a narrow body of water that connects two larger bodies of ...

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strait, a narrow passage of water connecting two larger bodies of water with ... bay, a body of water, generally smaller than a sea or gulf, that is partially enclosed ...

www.nationalgeographic.org/education/encyclopedia/strait

Oct 3, 2011 ... A strait is a narrow body of water that connects two larger bodies of water. ... Although scientists know that the Black Sea was once an enclosed ...

www.thefreedictionary.com/body+of+water

Noun 1. body of water - the part of the earth's surface covered with water ; "they ... narrow body of water (as in a river or a harbor or a strait linking two larger ... sea - a division of an ocean or a large body of salt water partially enclosed by land.

www.lakelubbers.com/articles/glossary-of-bodies-of-water.cfm

Bay – A bay is a body of water partially enclosed by land. ... Channel – A channel is a body of water which connects two larger bodies of water. ... Fjord – A fjord is a long and narrow sea inlet that has steep sides and is formed when a glacier ...

sciencing.com/differences-between-bodies-water-5776759.html

Apr 24, 2017 ... A river is a large, flowing body of water that empties into a sea or an ocean. ... A fjord is a sea inlet characterized by long, narrow cliffs bordering it on either side ... A channel is a body of water that connects two larger bodies of water and is often ... A bay is a body of water partly enclosed by land and typically ...

www.enchantedlearning.com/geography/landforms/glossary.shtml

Landforms and Bodies of Water: Glossary. ... A bay is a body of water that is partly enclosed by land (and is usually smaller than a gulf). .... A sound is a wide inlet of the sea or ocean that is parallel to the coastline; it often separates a coastline from ... A strait is a narrow body of water that connects two larger bodies of water.

www2.ed.gov/pubs/Geography/glossary.html

A large arm of an ocean or sea extending into a land mass. The Gulf ... A narrow strip of land that separates two bodies of water or connects two pieces of land.