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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 ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_seas

This is a list of seas - large divisions of the World Ocean, including areas of water variously, ... A marginal sea - a marginal sea is a division of an ocean, partially enclosed by islands, ... Any large body of water with "Sea" in the name, including lakes. Strait - a narrow area of water connecting two wider areas of water.

www.answers.com/Q/Narrow_body_of_water_that_connects_enclosed_sea_with_a_larger_body_of_water

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 ...

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). butte. A butte is a ... cape. A cape is a pointed piece of land that sticks out into a sea, ocean, lake, or river. cave ... An isthmus is a narrow strip of land connecting two larger landmasses.

www.nationalgeographic.org/encyclopedia/sea

Sep 27, 2011 ... To geographers, a sea is a division of the ocean that is enclosed or partly ... and are connected with the open ocean by narrow waterways called straits. ... The large range of tides of the open ocean are slightly reduced in the South China Sea. ... These bodies of water were part of prehistoric oceans or seas.

www.quia.com/jg/109706list.html

Canyon, This is a long narrow valley with high, steep sides. Cape, A pointed ... Sea, A large body of salt water wholly or partly enclosed by land. Range, A row or ... large as a gulf. Strait, A narrow waterway connecting two large bodies of water.

www.nationalgeographic.org/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 ...

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.

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.