turlough

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turlough

(ˈtɜːlɒx)
n
(Physical Geography) a seasonal lake or pond: a low-lying area on limestone, esp in Ireland, that becomes flooded in wet weather by the upsurge of underlying ground water
[C17: from Irish tur dry + lough]
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Tenders are invited for this rft relates to the provision of geoscientist/environmental engineering consultancy services to develop a groundwater and turlough monitoring and modelling project.