Memphremagog, Lake
geographical name lake 30 miles (48 kilometers) long on border between Canada & the United States in Quebec & Vermont

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  • Memphremagog, Lake — Lake that crosses the U.S. Canadian border. Extending from northern Vermont, U.S., into southern Quebec, Can., it is 27 mi (43 km) long and only 1–2 mi (1.5–3 km) wide for most of its length. It has several large bays, including Fitch Bay and… …   Universalium

  • Lake Memphremagog — Location Memphrémagog Regional County Municipality, Quebec, Canada / Orleans County, Vermont, USA …   Wikipedia

  • lake — lake1 /layk/, n. 1. a body of fresh or salt water of considerable size, surrounded by land. 2. any similar body or pool of other liquid, as oil. 3. (go) jump in the lake, (used as an exclamation of dismissal or impatience.) [bef. 1000; ME lak(e) …   Universalium

  • 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

  • Memphrémagog Regional County Municipality, Quebec — Memphremagog redirects here. For the lake, see Lake Memphremagog. Memphrémagog   Regional County Municipality   Quebec …   Wikipedia

  • Memphremagog — [mem΄fri mā′gäg] [AmInd, lit., beautiful water] lake in N Vt. & S Quebec, Canada: c. 27 mi (43 km) long; 2 4 mi (3.2 6.4 km) wide …   English World dictionary

  • Lake Champlain — For ships named after the lake, see USS Lake Champlain. Lake Champlain Lake Champlain near Burlington in early twilight Location New …   Wikipedia

  • Lake Parker — Infobox lake lake name = Parker Pond image lake = caption lake = image bathymetry = caption bathymetry = location = Glover, Orleans County, Vermont coords = type = inflow = outflow = Roaring Brook catchment = basin countries = United States… …   Wikipedia

  • lake herring — noun 1. cold water fish caught in Lake Superior and northward • Syn: ↑cisco • Hypernyms: ↑whitefish • Part Holonyms: ↑cisco, ↑Coregonus artedi 2. important food fish of cold deep lakes of North America …   Useful english dictionary

  • Memphremagog — /mem free may gog/, n. Lake, a lake on the boundary between the U.S. and Canada, between N Vermont and S Quebec. 30 mi. (48 km) long. * * * …   Universalium

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