Translation for 'oxbow lake' from English to Russian
NOUN   an oxbow lake | oxbow lakes
старица {ж}
oxbow (lake)
Partial Matches
озеро {с}lake
Мичиган {м} [озеро]
Lake Michigan
кратерное озеро {с}
crater lake
Онтарио {с} [нескл.] [озеро]
Lake Ontario
минеральное озеро {с}
salt lake
минеральное озеро {с}
saline lake
минеральное озеро {с}
saltwater lake
пойменное озеро {с}
floodplain lake
Штарнбергское озеро {с}
Lake Starnberg
Лугано {с} [нескл.] [озеро]
Lake Lugano
Эри {с} [озеро]
Lake Erie
Солт-Лейк-Сити {м} [нескл.]
Salt Lake City <SLC>
Большое Невольничье озеро {с}
Great Slave Lake [Canada]
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Usage Examples English
  • The town boasts of the largest recreational centers (13 hectares) in Vorarlberg, situated on the banks of the river Rhine's oxbow lake.
  • St. Joseph is the entry community to Lake Bruin State Park located on Lake Bruin, an oxbow lake of the nearby Mississippi River.
  • The town shares its name with the oxbow lake of the Mississippi River, also called Lake Providence.
  • The town is named after Horseshoe Lake, an oxbow lake at the eastern tip of which the town is located.
  • In April 1876, the Mississippi River changed course, cutting through De Soto Point and eventually isolating Vicksburg from the riverfront after the oxbow lake formed by the course change became cut off from the river.

  • Resaca is the name given to a type of oxbow lake in the southern half of Cameron County, Texas.
  • The name is derived from the old English "hyrne", which means a disused part of a field or the land sectioned by an oxbow lake.
  • Only one oxbow lake—the so-called —runs through Hesse.
  • Until 1802 the river Towy ran past the back of the Palace, it changed course and left an oxbow lake.
  • A well-preserved oxbow lake habitat can be found in the Ponderosa Walking Park.

  • An oxbow lake is a U-shaped lake or pool that forms when a wide meander of a river is cut off, creating a free-standing body of water.
  • is an Australian term for an oxbow lake, an isolated crescentic pond left behind after a river loop is cut off when the river channel changes course.
  • The Holla Bend National Wildlife Refuge is bounded on one side by the Arkansas River and on its other sides by an oxbow lake that was formerly the main channel of the Arkansas.
  • The closest bodies of water are Horseshoe Lake, a small oxbow lake formed from the nearby river; McCook Lake, the Big Sioux River and the Missouri River.
  • The prevalence of oxbow lakes in the Towy valley provides some spectacular shows through the year.

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