Definition of Body of water

1. Noun. The part of the earth's surface covered with water (such as a river or lake or ocean). "They were sitting by the water's edge"




Definition of Body of water

1. Noun. Any significant accumulation of water, usually covering the Earth or another planet, such as a river, lake or a bay. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Body Of Water

body of phalanx
body of pubis
body of rib
body of sphenoid bone
body of sternum
body of stomach
body of sweat gland
body of talus
body of thigh bone
body of tibia
body of tongue
body of ulna
body of urinary bladder
body of uterus
body of vertebra
body of water (current term)
body of work
body pad
body part
body parts
body patterning
body piercing
body piercings
body plethysmograph
body politic
body process
body regions
body righting reflexes
body schema
body servant

Literary usage of Body of water

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1. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the High Court of Chancery: During by Great Britain Court of Chancery, Edward Thurlow Thurlow, Alexander Wedderburn Rosslyn, Jonathan Cogswell Perkins (1845)
"Injunction on injurious use of a body of water against using it otherwise than as used before, [p. 620.] Nuisance at Common Law by using articles of recent ..."

2. The Imperial Gazetteer of India by Sir William Wilson Hunter (1885)
"The river, which has a depth of 20 feet in the rains, is fordable almost everywhere between December and March, a large body of water being drawn off for ..."

3. Bulletin by Louisiana Geological Survey (1907)
"... Pl. I. The lake-like body of water to the southwest, as well as the swampy depression to the northeast of Jerusalem Church may have been caused in part ..."

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