Lagoon

A lagoon is a shallow body of water separated from a larger body of water by barrier islands or reefs. Lagoons are commonly divided into coastal lagoons and atoll lagoons. They have also been identified as occurring on mixed-sand and gravel coastlines. There is an overlap between bodies of water classified as coastal lagoons and bodies of water cl...
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Lagoon

• (n.) A lake in a coral island, often occupying a large portion of its area, and usually communicating with the sea. See Atoll. • (n.) A shallow sound, channel, pond, or lake, especially one into which the sea flows; as, the lagoons of Venice.
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lagoon

(from the article `environmental works`) A common type of temporary storage impoundment for hazardous liquid waste is an open pit or holding pond, called a lagoon. New lagoons must be lined ...
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Lagoon

1. A shallow pond where sunlight, bacterial action, and oxygen work to purify wastewater; also used for storage of wastewater or spent nuclear fuel rods. 2. Shallow body of water, often separated from the sea by coral reefs or sandbars.
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Lagoon

[amusement park] Lagoon is an amusement park in Farmington, Utah, United States located about seventeen miles (27 km) north of Salt Lake City. It is privately owned. It has nine roller coasters, four of which are unique; one of these being Colossus the Fire Dragon, which is the only Schwarzkopf Double Looping coaster still in operation (Las...
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Lagoon

[video game] Lagoon is an action role-playing game with a fantasy setting, very similar to the early Ys games, combining real-time action gameplay with RPG elements such as experience levels and equipment management. The player travels through an assortment of towns, landscapes and dungeons while battling a variety of enemies ranging from i...
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Lagoon

La·goon' noun [ Italian or Spanish laguna , Latin lacuna ditch, pool, pond, lacus lake. See Lake , and confer Lacuna .] [ Written also lagune .] 1. A shallow sound, channel, pond, or lake, especially one into which the sea flows; as, the lagoons
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Lagoon

a body of shallow salt or brackish water separated from the deeper sea by a shallow or exposed sandbank, coral reef, or similar feature.
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Lagoon

a body of shallow salt or brackish water separated from the deeper sea by a shallow or exposed sandbank, coral reef, or similar feature.
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lagoon

a body of water cut off from a larger body by a reef
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Lagoon

A lagoon is a shallow stretch of salt water partly or wholly separated from the sea by a narrow strip of land or a low sand-bank or coral reef.
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Lagoon

A pond designed for the settlement of suspended solids.
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Lagoon

A shallow area of water separated from the ocean by a sandbank or by a strip of low land.
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Lagoon

A shallow body of seawater separated from the open ocean by a barrier island or reef.
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Lagoon

A shallow body of water, as a pond or lake, which usually has a shallow restricted INLET from the sea. See Figure 5.
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lagoon

A shallow lake or pond, especially one connected with a larger body of water, an area of shallow salt water separated from the sea by sand dunes, the area of water surrounded by an atoll, or circular coral reef. ... (09 Oct 1997) ...
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Lagoon

An earthen pond used as a primary storage site for manure.
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lagoon

An inland sea
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lagoon

area of relatively shallow, quiet water with access to the sea but separated from it by sandbars, barrier islands, or coral reefs. The term lagoon is ... [3 related articles]
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lagoon

Coastal body of shallow salt water, usually with limited access to the sea. The term is normally used to describe the shallow sea area cut off by a coral reef or barrier islands
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Lagoon

Earthen storage structure with sufficient dilution water added to allow microorganisms to biodegrade and treat organic matter.
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Lagoon

In wastewater treatment or livestock facilities, a shallow pond used to store wastewater where sunlight and biological activity decompose the waste.
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lagoon

In wastewater treatment or livestock facilities, a shallow pond used to store wastewater where sunlight and biological activity decompose the waste. Related category • WATER SUPPLY
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Lagoon

In wastewater treatment or livestock facilities, a shallow pond used to store wastewater where sunlight and biological activity decompose the waste.
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lagoon

in wastewater treatment, a shallow pond where sunlight, bacterial action, and oxygen interact to restore wastewater to a reasonable state of purity.
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