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Do you know the correct terms from A-Z relating to water and bodies of water based on these definitions?

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DefinitionAnswerA-Z
An underwater plain on the deep ocean floorA
Accumulations of loose sediments like sand and gravel along a water body due to sedimentationB
A man-made waterway used for transportation or irrigationC
A structure built to hold back a flow of waterD
The lower course of a river in which the river's current meets the sea's tideE
A long, narrow inlet with steep sides or cliffs, created by glacial erosionF
A large area of a sea or ocean partially enclosed by landG
Term to describe the combined mass of water found on, under, and over the surface of the earthH
A body of land surrounded by water I
Another term for magmatic water, which is released to the atmosphere during a volcanic eruptionJ
A shallow, sediment-filled body of water formed by retreating glaciers or draining floodwaters.K
A shallow body of water separated from a sea by sandbars or coral reefsL
A type of wetland found at the edges of lakes and streamsM
DefinitionAnswerA-Z
A body of water with little width that connects two larger bodies of waterN
A curved lake that was originally a bend in a river but became separated when the river took a new, straighter courseO
A body of standing water smaller than a lakeP
An ancient type of underground tunnel system carrying water for irrigation and domestic useQ
A pond or lake where water is collected and stored until it is neededR
The line that separates a land surface from a water bodyS
A stream or river that flows into a larger river or a large body of waterT
The movement of nutrient-rich deep seawater to the ocean's surfaceU
A stream of flowing ice that is confined within steep walled valleysV
A place where water flows over a vertical drop in the course of a stream or riverW
An instrument used for measuring color of sea or lake waterX
A tributary stream that flows parallel to the main stream for a considerable distance before joining itY
Former name of an African river that is also the deepest river in the worldZ

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