Humboldt Lake

Humboldt Lake
geographical name lake W Nevada formerly receiving Humboldt River; has no outlet but has an intermittent S extension Humboldt Sink

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Humboldt Sink — is an intermittent dry lake bed, approximately 11 mi (18 km) long, and 4 mi (6 km) across, in northwestern Nevada in the United States. The body of water in the sink is known as Humboldt Lake.Humboldt Sink is located between the West Humboldt… …   Wikipedia

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  • Humboldt River — River, northern Nevada, U.S. Rising in Elko county, it flows west and southwest for 290 mi (467 km) to Humboldt Lake (also called Humboldt Sink). Named by John C. Frémont for Alexander von Humboldt, it was an important route for emigrants going… …   Universalium

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  • Humboldt — I. biographical name (Friedrich Wilhelm Karl Heinrich) Alexander von 1769 1859 German naturalist, traveler, & statesman II. biographical name (Karl) Wilhelm von 1767 1835 brother of preceding German philologist & diplomat III. geographical name… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Humboldt, Saskatchewan — Humboldt is a Saskatchewan city located 113 km east of Saskatoon at the junction of Highway 5 and Highway 20. Humboldt is the province s newest city, receiving its city charter in 2000. History Named after the German explorer, Humboldt began as a …   Wikipedia

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