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-'''[[Lake]]''' (from Latin lacus) is a terrain feature (or physical feature), a body of '''[[liquid]]''' on the surface of a world that is localized to the bottom of basin (another type of '''[[landform]]''' or terrain feature; that is, it is not global). Another definition is a body of fresh or '''[[salt water]]''' of considerable size that is surrounded by land. On Earth a body of '''[[water]]''' is considered a lake when it is inland, not part of the ocean, is larger and deeper than a pond.+[[Image:Lake Louise Canada.jpg|thumb|300px|'''[[Lake]]''' (from Latin lacus) is a terrain feature (or physical feature), a body of '''[[liquid]]''' on the surface of a world that is localized to the bottom of basin (another type of '''[[landform]]''' or terrain feature; that is, it is not global).]]
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 +'''[[Lake]]''' (from Latin lacus) is a terrain feature (or physical feature), a body of '''[[liquid]]''' on the surface of a world that is localized to the bottom of basin (another type of '''[[landform]]''' or terrain feature; that is, it is not global).
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 +Another definition is a body of fresh or '''[[salt water]]''' of considerable size that is surrounded by land.
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 +On Earth a body of '''[[water]]''' is considered a lake when it is inland, not part of the ocean, is larger and deeper than a pond.
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Lake (from Latin lacus) is a terrain feature (or physical feature), a body of liquid on the surface of a world that is localized to the bottom of basin (another type of landform or terrain feature; that is, it is not global).
Lake (from Latin lacus) is a terrain feature (or physical feature), a body of liquid on the surface of a world that is localized to the bottom of basin (another type of landform or terrain feature; that is, it is not global).

Lake (from Latin lacus) is a terrain feature (or physical feature), a body of liquid on the surface of a world that is localized to the bottom of basin (another type of landform or terrain feature; that is, it is not global).

Another definition is a body of fresh or salt water of considerable size that is surrounded by land.

On Earth a body of water is considered a lake when it is inland, not part of the ocean, is larger and deeper than a pond.


Reference

  1. Wikipedia see Lake [1]

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