https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Body_of_water

A body of water or waterbody (often spelled water body) is any significant accumulation of .... Lake – a body of water, usually freshwater, of relatively large size contained on a body of land. Lick — a small watercourse or an ephemeral stream ...

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Apr 23, 2018 ... Water bodies constitute areas of water – both salt and fresh, large and small – which are distinct from one another in various ways. They range ...

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There are three types of larger bodies of salt water. Oceans are the biggest, with two thirds of the planet's surface covered by the ocean water. Oceans are large ...

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Feb 1, 2018 ... Bodies of water come in different shapes and sizes from small ponds to rivers ... Mere – a body of water that is larger than it is deep (Example: ...

https://www.worldatlas.com/aatlas/lista.htm

Nov 16, 2017 ... Our list of maps of all major bodies of water. The world's oceans, seas, rivers and lakes, every gulf, strait, bay and canal from World Atlas.

https://www.thoughtco.com/names-for-water-bodies-1435366

Any lake or pond directly connected to a larger body of water can be called a lagoon, and a channel is a narrow sea between two land masses, such as the ...

https://www.socialstudiesforkids.com/articles/geography/bodiesofwater.htm

May 4, 2019 ... A brook is usually a tributary (a small body of water that naturally flows into a large one) of a river, but this is not always the case. Some people ...

https://sites.google.com/site/bomgeography/proofs/large-bodies-of-water

Of the several narrow neck world locations, only the locations in Mexico (Isthmus of Tehuantepec) and Egypt have more than one large body of water north of the ...

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Canal – A canal is a water channel that is man made. Channel – A channel is a body of water which connects two larger bodies of water. Confluence – A ...

https://english.stackexchange.com/questions/203018/is-there-a-single-word-version-of-large-body-of-water

You might consider waterbody but it is a less common word and it is often spelled as water body. It covers small bodies of water too but it ...