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Trough of the sea
Trough Trough, n. [OE. trough, trogh, AS. trog, troh; akin to D., G., & Icel. trog, Sw. tr[*a]g, Dan. trug; probably originally meaning, made of wood, and akin to E. tree. ? & 241. See Tree, and cf. Trug.] 1. A long, hollow vessel, generally for holding water or other liquid, especially one formed by excavating a log longitudinally on one side; a long tray; also, a wooden channel for conveying water, as to a mill wheel. 2. Any channel, receptacle, or depression, of a long and narrow shape; as, trough between two ridges, etc. Trough gutter (Arch.), a rectangular or V-shaped gutter, usually hung below the eaves of a house. Trough of the sea, the depression between two waves.

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- The Philippine Sea Plate or Philippine Plate is a tectonic plate comprising oceanic lithosphere that lies beneath the Philippine Sea, to the east of the...
- ; Mann P. "SeaMARC II mapping of transform faults in the Cayman Trough, Caribbean Sea" (PDF). Geology. 19: 690-691. doi:10.1130/0091-7613(1991)019<0690:SIMOTF>2...
- The Trough of Bowland is a valley and high p**** in the Forest of Bowland Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Lancashire, England. The p****, reaching 968 ft...
- A trough is an elongated (extended) region of relatively low atmospheric pressure, often ****ociated with fronts. Unlike fronts, there is not a universal...
- The monsoon trough is a portion of the Intertropical Convergence Zone, as depicted by a line on a weather map showing the locations of minimum sea level...
- A sea is a large body of salt water that is surrounded in whole or in part by land. More broadly, "the sea" is the interconnected system of Earth's salty...
- compression may develop. There is a general agreement that the axial trough of the Red Sea originated by seafloor spreading, and therefore is underlain by...
- The Nankai Trough 南海トラフ (Nankai Torafu, Southern Sea Trough) is a submarine trough located south of the Nankaidō region of ****an's island of Honshū, extending...
- The Marikina Valley Fault System, also known as the Valley Fault System (VFS), is a dominantly dextral strike-slip fault system in Luzon, Philippines....
- In geology, a trough is a linear structural depression that extends laterally over a distance. Although it is less steep than a trench, a trough can be...
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