still water

still water
noun Date: 1832 a part of a stream where no current is visible

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  • still water — stovintis vanduo statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. stagnant water; standing water; still water vok. stehendes Wasser, n; Totwasser, n rus. мёртвая вода, f; стоячая вода, f pranc. eau morte, f; eau stagnante, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • still-water — See still water. * * * …   Universalium

  • still water — 1) a flat section of a stream where no current is discernible 2) any aquatic habitat, usually fresh water, that has little or no current …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • still water — a part of a stream that is level or where the level of inclination is so slight that no current is visible. [1620 30] * * * …   Universalium

  • still water — noun : a part of a stream where the gradient is so gentle that no current is visible …   Useful english dictionary

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  • still — still1 [stil] adj. [ME < OE stille, akin to Ger still < IE * stelnu < base * stel , to place, set up, standing, immobile > STALK1, STALL1, L locus, place, Gr stēlē, a post] 1. without sound; quiet; silent 2. hushed, soft, or low in… …   English World dictionary

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