Bayou

A bayou (oʊ or juː) is a Franco-English term for a body of water typically found in flat, low-lying area, and can refer either to an extremely slow-moving stream or river (often with a poorly defined shoreline), or to a marshy lake or wetland. The name `bayou` can also refer to a creek whose current reverses daily due to tides and which contai.....
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Bayou

• (n.) An inlet from the Gulf of Mexico, from a lake, or from a large river, sometimes sluggish, sometimes without perceptible movement except from tide and wind.
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bayou

noun a swampy arm or slow-moving outlet of a lake (term used mainly in Mississippi and Louisiana)
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Bayou

[horse] Bayou (1954-1982) was an American Thoroughbred racemare who was bred and raced by Bull Hancock`s Claiborne Farm. and who was voted the American Champion Three-Year-Old Filly of 1957. Bred in Kentucky, Bayou was sired by U.S. Racing Hall of Fame inductee Hill Prince and out of the mare, Bourtai. She was trained by Moody Jolley ...
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Bayou

[magazine] Bayou is a major American literary magazine based at the University of New Orleans. It publishes poetry, fiction, essays and the winner of the annual Tennessee Williams One-Act Play Contest. Bayou published through the dislocations surrounding the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. Work that has appeared in Bayou has been short-list...
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Bayou

Bay'ou noun ; plural Bayous [ North Am. Indian bayuk , in F. spelling bayouc , bayouque .] An inlet from the Gulf of Mexico, from a lake, or from a large river, sometimes sluggish, sometimes without perceptible movement except from tide and wind. [ Southern U. S.] &#x...
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Bayou

A bayou is a section of still or slow-moving marshy water cut off from a main river channel, often in the form of an oxbow lake. Bayous are typical of the Mississippi River delta in Louisiana.
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bayou

A marshy inlet or outlet of a lake, river, etc., also a backwater. ... (09 Oct 1997) ...
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bayou

a swampy arm or slow-moving outlet of a lake
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bayou

a swampy arm or slow-moving outlet of a lake
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bayou

bayou (bī'ō, bī'OO) [Louisiana Fr.; from Choctaw bayuk=small stream], term used mainly in U.S. Gulf states, especially Louisiana and Mississippi, to describe a stationary or sluggishly moving body of water that was once part of a lake, river, or gulf and is swampy or marshy...
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bayou

[n] - a swampy arm or slow-moving outlet of a lake (term used mainly in Mississippi and Louisiana)
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