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Syllabification: lake·bed
Pronunciation: /ˈlākbed

Definition of lakebed in English:


The floor or bottom of a lake.
Example sentences
  • Dutch river bottoms and lakebeds are silty muck.
  • Flowing water may have deposited sand and silt in the bottoms of lakebeds or oceans.
  • Los Angeles' famous diversion of water from the Owens Valley left a dry lakebed where Owens Lake had once existed.

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