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Noun Concept
Categories: Glacial landforms, Ponds, Depressions (geology), Articles with short description, Glaciology
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kettle  kettle hole  glacial pothole  glacial potholes  kettle bog
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(geology) a hollow (typically filled by a lake) that results from the melting of a mass of ice trapped in glacial deposits WordNet 3.0
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(geology) a hollow (typically filled by a lake) that results from the melting of a mass of ice trapped in glacial deposits WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
A kettle is a depression/hole in an outwash plain formed by retreating glaciers or draining floodwaters. Wikipedia
Remnant body of water Wikipedia Disambiguation
Shallow, sediment-filled body of water formed by retreating glaciers or draining floodwaters Wikidata
A kettle hole, sometimes any pothole. Wiktionary
A depression in the ground occurring as the result of a large block of ice getting buried by glacial outwash and subsequent melting of it. Wiktionary
Depression in the ground. Wiktionary (translation)
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