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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 ... Delta - the location where a river flows into an ocean, sea, estuary, lake, ... Estuary - a semi-enclosed coastal body of water with one or more rivers or ... Strait - a narrow channel of water that connects two larger bodies of water, and ...

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Narrow body of water that connects enclosed sea with a larger body of water? ... What is the narrow channel of water connecting two larger bodies of water ...

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 ...

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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/encyclopedia/sea

Sep 27, 2011 ... To geographers, a sea is a division of the ocean that is enclosed or partly enclosed by land. ... are connected with the open ocean by narrow waterways called straits. ... Some bodies of salt water that are called seas are really lakes. ... Tectonic shifts blocked their access to larger bodies of water, and they ...

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bay, a body of water partly or almost entirely enclosed by land. strait, a narrow passage of water connecting two larger bodies of water. tributary, a ... lagoon, a body of shallow water usually connected to a larger lake or the sea. cataract, a ...

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.

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Ridge of sand, rock, or coral that lies at or near the surface of a sea or ocean. 12. Land that ... Narrow strip of land connecting two larger areas of land. 16. Area of ... A narrow strip of water leading into the land from a larger body of water. 18. ... Body of water that is a part of a sea or ocean and is partly enclosed by land. 30.

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Bay – a body of water that is partly enclosed by land (and is usually smaller than a Gulf. Gulf – a part of the ocean or sea that is partly surrounded by land. ... Strait – a narrow body of water that connects to larger bodies of water. Swamp – a ...

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.