UnivSource.com - Your Most Comprehensive Source for Information on Universities
Google
  Web UnivSource.com

You're Here : UnivSource Home > Vocabulary Builder (Beta Version)


The current version of the vocabulary builder covers over 2720 words & is useful for students preparing for academic English examinations such as SAT, GRE, GMAT, etc. Now you can also listen to the pronunciation of words. - Refer a Friend.


SocialTwist Tell-a-Friend

lagoon (noun) a lake of sea water separated from the sea by sand; a shallow lake near a larger lake or a river.

A lake of sea water separated partly or completely from the sea either by a sand dune or by a coral reef is a lagoon. Lagoons are usually shallow, that is, not very deep. A small area of fresh water separated from a bigger lake or a river by sand is also a lagoon. Such lagoons are a pleasure to swim in.

  • The southwest part of the country near the sea is crisscrossed with lagoons, so the road transport system is not properly developed there.
  • The lagoons in the area add to the scenic beauty of the region. The blue lakes of water with their tranquil setting attract a good number of holiday makers.
Useful Links
Download Our iPhone App
Download Our Android App
Earn Your Degree Online
Earn Your Art & Design Degree Online
Earn Your Business Degree Online
Earn Your Culinary Degree Online
Earn Your Education Degree Online
Earn Your Health Care Degree Online
Earn Your Law & Justice Degree Online
Earn Your Psychology Degree Online
Earn Your Technicians Degree Online
Earn Your Technology Degree Online
US Universities by Name
US Universities by Program
US Universities by State
Canadian Universities by Name
Canadian Universities by Region
Feedback

Last Modified : 11-May 2009
Best viewed with 1024 x 768 resolution & Microsoft Internet Explorer