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a long, narrow bank of sand in a body of water


a tropical or subtropical grassland containing scattered trees and drought-resistant undergrowth


a large body of water partly or nearly surrounded by land

sea level

the average level of the surface of the ocean measured along a shoreline


a harbor or dock for large ships where materials can be loaded or unloaded


any very shallow spot in a body of water


land bordering the sea, a lake, or a large river


the line where the land meets the water


any land whose surface gradually rises in general direction


the line on a mountain above which there is snow the year around


loose material which forms the upper surface of the earth


a long and rather narrow body of water, larger than a strait, connecting two large bodies of water or separating a large island from the mainland


a long narrow sandy point of land projecting into water


Russian term for mid-latitude


a passageway of water connecting two large bodies of water


a flow of moving water


highest part of a hill or mountain


an area of low spongy land too wet to farm but usually supporting an abundance of coarse grasses, trees, or other vegetation


a level area of high land varying in size from a mesa to a plateau


a level and rather narrow area of land with one steep edge bordering a river, a lake, or the sea

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