closed lake

closed lake

[¦klōzd ′lāk]
(hydrology)
A lake that does not have a surface effluent and that loses water by evaporation or by seepage.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Caspian Sea is a closed lake and its security is the responsibility of all its countries." The commander of the naval forces in the Iranian army that the Caspian states will not allow the presence of any foreign force in its waters ..
Days before the attacks, some 200 protesters marched through a well-to-do North Side neighborhood and briefly closed Lake Shore Drive, calling for more resources to stem violence in poor areas.
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Their team strategy back in the days before the rule of a "closed lake" relied heavily on doba-doba type fishing over pre-baited spots.
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From 48 habitats sampled, darwinulids were found in 31 ones belong to 4 fluvial systems (Parana, Ivinheima, Baia, and Taquarucu), 5 habitat types (closed lake, open lake, river, channel, and stream) and 8 substrate types (littoral = shallow benthic, Eichhornia crassipes (Mart.) Solms, Eichhornia azurea (Sw.) Kunth, Pistia stratiotes L., Salvinia spp, Hydrocotyle ranunculoides L.F., Oxycaryum cubense (Poeppig and Kunth), and mixed floating plants).
But Metra often remained the best bet as drive times skyrocketed, especially in the face of an evening Cubs game and a protest march demanding action against gun violence in Chicago that closed Lake Shore Drive before moving to the streets around Wrigley Field.
"This is especially true in a closed lake," he explained.
Unlike the closed lakes found in other Dubai communities, Jumeirah Islands Lakes is connected to the Arabian Gulf, so conventional chemical treatments used in those other lakes to control algae and prevent foaming cannot be used at Jumeirah Islands.