Manitoba, Lake
geographical name lake over 120 miles (193 kilometers) long Canada in S Manitoba area 1817 square miles (4724 square kilometers)

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Lake — /layk/, n. Simon, 1866 1945, U.S. engineer and naval architect. * * * I Relatively large body of slow moving or standing water that occupies an inland basin. Lakes are most abundant in high northern latitudes and in mountain regions, particularly …   Universalium

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