Meaning Lagoon
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(1) A body of seawater that is almost completely cut off from the ocean by a barrier beach. (2) The body of seawater that is enclosed by an atoll.
Source: physicalgeography.net

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1670s, lagune, earlier laguna (1610s), "area of marsh or shallow, brackish water beside a sea but separated from it by dunes," from French lagune or directly from Italian laguna "pond, [..]
Source: etymonline.com

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shallow body of water that may have an opening to a larger body of water, but is also protected from it by a sandbar or coral reef. Read more in the NG Education Encyclopedia
Source: nationalgeographic.org

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calm, protected area of water between a barrier beach or coral reef and a coastline, or in the centre of an atoll. 
Source: itseducation.asia

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To dream of a lagoon, denotes that you will be drawn into a whirlpool of doubt and confusion through misapplication of your intelligence.   
Source: dreams-dictionary.org

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A shallow pond where sunlight, bacterial action, and oxygen work to purify wastewater.
Source: waterindustryforum.com

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(n) - a shallow body of fresh water cut off from a lake
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A lagoon may refer to an artificial pond or pool used to capture and contain stormwater excesses or to hold wastewater for treatment. In the natural environment, a lagoon refers to a stretch of salt water separated from an ocean or sea by a sandbar or reef.
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A shallow pond where sunlight, bacterial action, and oxygen
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Source: texasaquaticscience.org

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An area of water totally or partially enclosed by coral islands, atolls, and reefs.
Source: marineterms.com

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A shallow pond that can connect with or communicate with a larger body of water. A tidal lagoon is constructed of a 360 degree barrage in a tidal basin or estuary
Source: tidalpower.co.uk

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A shallow lake near river or sea, due to infiltration or overflow of water from the larger body.
Source: bartleby.com

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An enclosed area of salt or brackish water separated from the open sea by more or less, but not completely, effective obstacles, such as low sandbanks. The name is most commonly used for the area of w [..]
Source: digimap.edina.ac.uk

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A body of water separated from the ocean by barrier islands, with limited water exchange with the ocean through inlets.
Source: sfwmd.gov

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A shallow body of water, as a pond or lake, which usually has a shallow restricted INLET from the sea. See Figure 5.
Source: pursuetheoutdoors.com

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in wastewater treatment, a shallow pond where sunlight, bacterial action, and oxygen interact to restore wastewater to a reasonable state of purity.
Source: hach.com

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A shallow, artificial treatment pond where sunlight, bacterial action, and oxygen work to purify wastewater; a stabilization pond. An aerated lagoon is a treatment pond that uses oxygen to speed up th [..]
Source: environmentallawyers.com

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1. A shallow pond where sunlight, bacterial action, and oxygen work to purify wastewater; also used for storage of wastewater or spent nuclear fuel rods. 2. Shallow body of water, often separated fr [..]
Source: ehso.com

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1. A shallow pond where sunlight, bacterial action, and oxygen work to purify wastewater; also used for storage of wastewater or spent nuclear fuel rods. 2. Shallow body of water, often separated from [..]
Source: infohouse.p2ric.org

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An area of water totally or partially enclosed by coral islands, atolls, and reefs.
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An area of water totally or partially enclosed by coral islands, atolls, and reefs.
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An area of water totally or partially enclosed by coral islands, atolls, and reefs.
Source: marinewaypoints.com

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A shallow body of coastal salt water (from brackish to hypersaline) partially separated from an adjacent sea by a barrier of sand or other sediment, or less frequently, by rocks (based on Ardizzone et [..]
Source: ukmpas.org

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a shallow pond where sunlight, bacterial action, and oxygen work to purify wastewater. Lagoons are typically used for the storage of wastewaters, sludges, liquid wastes, or spent nuclear fuel.
Source: edwardsaquifer.net

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as a wastewater treatment method, an animal waste treatment method which uses a deep pond to treat manure and other runoff from a livestock operation, may be aerobic or anaerobic (both use bacteria to break down wastes).
Source: wef.org

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a shallow area of water that is separated from the sea by a narrow piece of land. larva (s. of larvae)
Source: audubonadventures.org

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a small body of water separated from the sea by a low, narrow strip of land
Source: go.hrw.com

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An earthen holding pond for wastewater , usually used for biological treatment of the waste. Lagoons may be mechanically aerated (aerated lagoons), they may be designed to enchance anaerobic metabolis [..]
Source: web.deu.edu.tr

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A shallow pond where wastewater is stored and/or partially treated through exposure to sunlight, oxygen, and microorganisms.
Source: contaminatedsite.com

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A shallow body of water separated from deeper sea by a bar.
Source: en.wiktionary.org

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 A calm, shallow body of water separated from a larger body of water by barrier islands or reefs or in the centre of an atoll.
Source: rgs.org

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A lagoon is a shallow body of water that is located alongside a coast and separated from the ocean by a strip of land or a sandbank.
Source: enchantedlearning.com

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In wastewater treatment or livestock facilities, a shallow pond used to store wastewater where sunlight and biological activity decompose the waste.
Source: marineterms.com


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