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Encyclopedia of Global Change

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2005
Subject:
Science and technology, Environmental Science, Social sciences, Environment
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2,061 words
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Lakes are diverse in shape, size, depth, and degree of openness, and so therefore is their response to environmental change. ...

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The Oxford Companion to Global Change

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Subject Reference
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2009
Subject:
Science and technology, Environmental Science, Social sciences, Environment
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2,313 words
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Lakes vary in shape, size, depth, and degree of openness, and therefore so does their response to environmental change. Closed ...

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The Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Egypt

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2005

A lake is a large, natural, permanent body of water that has a source sufficient to maintain its water level ...

lake(s)

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Encyclopaedic Dictionary of International Law (3 ed.)

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Current Version:
2009
Subject:
Law, International Law
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132 words

‘Theory and practice agree upon the rule that lakes and land-locked seas that are entirely enclosed by the land of ...

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The Oxford Companion to the Earth

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2003
Subject:
Science and technology, Earth Sciences and Geography
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1,752 words
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A lake is a standing body of fresh or saline water on the land surface, into which and from which ...

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World Encyclopedia

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Current Version:
2004
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Encyclopedias
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18 words

Inland body of water, generally large and too deep to have rooted vegetation completely covering the surface. ...

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Encyclopedia of Climate and Weather (2 ed.)

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2011

As part of the hydrological cycle, lakes are a component in the movement of water among the land, the atmosphere, ...

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