Synonyms and Antonyms for oxbow-lake

1. oxbow lake (n.)

a crescent-shaped lake (often temporary) that is formed when a meander of a river is cut off from the main channel


2. oxbow (n.)

a wooden framework bent in the shape of a U; its upper ends are attached to the horizontal yoke and the loop goes around the neck of an ox

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3. oxbow (n.)

a U-shaped curve in a stream

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4. oxbow (n.)

the land inside an oxbow bend in a river

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6. lake (n.)

any of numerous bright translucent organic pigments

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7. lake (n.)

a purplish red pigment prepared from lac or cochineal

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