Landforms: Bodies of Water

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Waterfall
A place where water flows over a cliff.
Lake
A large area of water that is surrounded by land.
Ocean
A major body of water that covers large parts of the earth.
River
A thin waterway that allows water to flow into a lake or ocean.
Bay
An area of water that is mostly surrounded by land.
Pond
A very small body of water that is surrounded by land.
Strait
A channel of water that connects two large areas of water.
Wetland
An area of wet, soggy land with many pools of water.

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