Definition of waterbody in English:

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waterbody

Pronunciation: /ˈwôtərˌbädē/ /ˈwä-/

noun (plural waterbodies)

A body of water forming a physiographical feature, for example a sea or a reservoir.
Example sentences
  • Predator and prey species co-occur in brackish waterbodies close to the Mediterranean coast of Spain.
  • The Government should, therefore, take stringent steps, including enactment of law, to check reclamation of lakes and other waterbodies.
  • But lakes and other waterbodies are fast disappearing.

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Syllabification: wa·ter·bod·y

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