man-made lake

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: lake - lake used to store water for community useman-made lake - lake used to store water for community use
water supply, water system, water - a facility that provides a source of water; "the town debated the purification of the water supply"; "first you have to cut off the water"
lake - a body of (usually fresh) water surrounded by land
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A statement from the estate said: "Cloverley Boathouse is a Grade II-listed building set at the north end of Cloverley Pool, a man-made lake located some 200 metres south-east of Cloverley Hall.
WHILE YOU'RE THERE The village of Wark is perfectly placed for Kielder Water, the largest man-made lake in Europe, offering endless activities.
Albert Pascual, D' Heights Resort and Casino business development manager, said the property will also include an indoor water theme park, a man-made lake, villas, condominium towers, the Singapore International School, a 36-hole golf course, restaurants, duty-free shops, as well as commercial establishments.
Lake Terramere, in the middle of a residential enclave on the village's north end, is a private man-made lake surrounded by some two dozen homes and a public park.
The wildlife area, comprising 6,254 acres, has a 400-acre man-made lake where most of the snow geese gather.
The centerpiece of this community is the man-made lake, where one can simply enjoy the fresh outdoors-laze around under the shade of lush trees, with the calming view of the lake as backdrop, smell the fresh air, and listen to nature's anthology.
The ten-year project encompassed four hotels, a man-made lake, two golf courses and an entertainment centre with an indoor 6,000-seat arena.
The man-made lake was established under the directives of Sheikh Mohammad bin Rashid to be a lively symbol of civilization and humanity, which reflects the rooted values of the leadership and the people of the UAE for love, tolerance and coexistence among various nationalities living in the UAE and Arabian desert, and mirrors patience, giving, honor and generosity.
Image Credit: Virendra Saklani/Gulf News View as slideshow 1 of 7 Al Qudra lake, a man-made lake near Bab Al Shams in Dubai, attracting the residents from all over to UAE to visit this beautiful location.
Lake Kenyir, located in the Hulu Terengganu area, is the largest man-made lake in Southeast Asia measuring about 38,000 hectares.
The marathon, which is almost entirely off-road, follows the banks of Europe's largest man-made lake, starts at 10.15am together with the half-marathon.
The 316m dam, built around 1928, holds back a man-made lake covering about two square miles (5 sq km).