Okeechobee, Lake
geographical name lake 37 miles (60 kilometers) long S central Florida

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Okeechobee, Lake — Lake, south central Florida, U.S. It is the largest lake in the southern U.S. and the third largest freshwater lake wholly within the country. It drains to the sea through the Everglades. It is a remnant of the prehistoric Pamlico Sea, and its… …   Universalium

  • Okeechobee,Lake — O·kee·cho·bee (ō kĭ chōʹbē), Lake A lake of southeast Florida north of the Everglades. It is a link in the Okeechobee Waterway, or Cross Florida Waterway, a water route from the Atlantic Ocean to the Gulf of Mexico. The waterway is used by small… …   Universalium

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  • Lake Okeechobee — Infobox lake lake name = Lake Okeechobee image lake = Okeechobee lake.jpg caption lake = from space, September 1988 image bathymetry = caption bathymetry = location = Florida coords = coord|26|56|N|80|48|W|type:waterbody region:US… …   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

  • Lake George (Florida) — Infobox lake lake name = Lake George image lake = caption lake = image bathymetry = caption bathymetry = location = Florida coords = coord|29|17|12|N|81|35|53|W|region:US FL type:waterbody|display=inline,title type = inflow = Salt Creek, Silver… …   Wikipedia

  • Okeechobee County, Florida — The Okeechobee County Judicial Center, in Okeechobee …   Wikipedia

  • Okeechobee Battlefield — U.S. National Register of Historic Places U.S. National Historic Landmark …   Wikipedia

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