Lake Balaton

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Noun1.Lake Balaton - a large shallow lake in western HungaryLake Balaton - a large shallow lake in western Hungary
Hungary, Magyarorszag, Republic of Hungary - a republic in central Europe
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The eleven-year-old produced a polished round of jumping when making all the running to beat Lake Balaton by three lengths at Peper Harow three weeks ago and, despite incurring a 3lb penalty for that success, can confirm that form on 6lb worse terms.
Germany launched a counteroffensive in the area of Lake Balaton, Hungary, in March 1945 and assembled the best tank forces of the Third Reich and the elite of the Panzerwaffe, but they were stopped by the Soviet troops, who brought down a decisive defeat on Germany.
The event is based at the baroque-style town of Veszpr`m, located 17km from the famous Lake Balaton and in close proximity to the Bakony forest.
The zebra mussel (Dreissena polymorplta), which is native in the Caspian Sea region, appeared in Hungary in the early 1930s in Lake Balaton, the largest shallow lake in Europe (Entz and Sebesryen, 1942); and within a few years it completely invaded the lake and became the mling bivalve in it.
The Ayia Napa structure holds the local Panayia in its hands, while the one in Cannes holds the famous Palm d'Or and the one at Lake Balaton in Hungary a dove.
In the open water swimming this year, which will be held at beautiful Lake Balaton, OMEGA is introducing a new technology which will heighten the excitement for spectators back on shore.
The 10km swim in Lake Balaton is likely to be a non-wetsuit event, due to the water temperature.
As for the youngest winner, that was the four-year-old bay gelding AskGarmor, a 16-1 chance who, ridden by Jodie Hughes in the open maiden race, won by a length from Lake Balaton (Alistar Edwards) with Which Sky (Mark Robinson) a further half a length away in third spot.
I started sailing on Lake Balaton in Hungary at the age of 7.1 bought my first sailing dinghy within 10 days of my arrival in Sydney, a plywood Moth and raced it even though I hardly spoke
"Last summer I was on holiday at Lake Balaton in Hungary with my family.