Definition of Lakes. Meaning of Lakes. Synonyms of Lakes

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Definition of Lakes

Lake
Lake Lake, n. [F. laque, fr. Per. See Lac.] A pigment formed by combining some coloring matter, usually by precipitation, with a metallic oxide or earth, esp. with aluminium hydrate; as, madder lake; Florentine lake; yellow lake, etc.
Lake
Lake Lake, n. [Cf. G. laken.] A kind of fine white linen, formerly in use. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
Lake
Lake Lake, v. i. [AS. l[=a]can, l[ae]can, to spring, jump, l[=a]c play, sport, or fr. Icel. leika to play, sport; both akin to Goth. laikan to dance. [root]120. Cf. Knowledge.] To play; to sport. [Prov. Eng.]

Meaning of Lakes from wikipedia

- the lake. Lakes lie on land and are not part of the ocean, although, like the much larger oceans, they do form part of the Earth's water cycle. Lakes are...
- Great Lakes, also called the Great Lakes of North America or the Laurentian Great Lakes, are a series of large interconnected freshwater lakes with certain...
- This is a list of lakes of Europe with an average area greater than 100 km2 (39 sq mi). Some smaller lakes may be missing from the list. Reservoirs and...
- This article lists the world's deepest lakes. This list contains all lakes whose maximum depth is reliably known to exceed 400 metres (1,300 ft) Geologically...
- following is a list of the 100 largest lakes of the United States by normal surface area. The top twenty lakes in size are as listed by the National Atlas...
- largest lakes (and their areas): Lakes portal List of lakes by volume List of lakes by depth List of largest lakes of Europe Recursive islands and lakes Aral...
- The Finger Lakes are a group of eleven long, narrow, roughly north–south lakes in an area called the Finger Lakes region in New York, in the United States...
- The list of lakes, lochs, loughs and llyns of the United Kingdom is a link page for some large lakes of the United Kingdom (England, Scotland, Wales and...
- Iowa Great Lakes, often referred to as Okoboji, is a group of natural lakes in northwestern Iowa in the United States. There are seven lakes in the region...
- This is a list of lakes in Michigan. The American state of Michigan borders four of the five Great Lakes. The number of inland lakes in Michigan depends...