body of water


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body of water

An area of the earth that is covered by water. The oceans are the largest bodies of water on the planet.
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The move appears to be in anticipation of the construction and eventual tapping of the body of water for the bulk water project of the Davao City Water District (DCWD) and the Aboitiz Equity Ventures.
A big issue for the pipeline industry is when a smaller stream, tributary or pond has a "significant nexus" to a second body of water clearly covered under the CWA.
But it isn't just buildings that can disappear from our landscape, though the disappearance of a body of water is far less likely now.
Google Maps originally identified the body of water as the Persian Gulf.
South Korea is likely to fail in its efforts to identify as the ''East Sea'' the body of water between the Korean Peninsula and Japan at the upcoming meeting of the International Hydrographic Organization, a local newspaper reported Tuesday.
If the aircraft crashed on a body of water, it will be listed under that body of water.
Meanwhile, the winner of the most recent tournament stands on stage pronouncing that a special lure keyed their success, while a television fishing show focuses briefly on some hot new tackle or a definitive pattern that works like magic on at least one body of water during one season.
BAY: a body of water partly enclosed by land, with access to the ocean.
DEEP BLUE HOME: AN INTIMATE ECOLOGY OF OUR WILD OCEAN offers a fine survey of the World Ocean as a single body of water connected by three currents circling the globe.
In this instant, one body of water is American foreign policy and the other body of water is American civil rights--especially as the concept was being enlarged to include serious socioeconomic change for the poorest people regardless of their color.
The aircraft is reflected in a body of water created by a recent flood at Joint Base Balad, Iraq.