bog drainage

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Англо-русский строительный словарь. 2013.

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  • Bog — A bog or mire is a wetland type that accumulates acidic peat, a deposit of dead plant material ndash; usually mosses, but also lichens in Arctic climates.Bogs occur where the water at the ground surface is acidic, either from acidic ground water …   Wikipedia

  • bog — bog1 boggish, adj. /bog, bawg/, n., v., bogged, bogging. n. 1. wet, spongy ground with soil composed mainly of decayed vegetable matter. 2. an area or stretch of such ground. v.t., v.i. 3. to sink in or as if in a bog (often fol. by down): We… …   Universalium

  • Bog Brook Reservoir — Infobox lake lake name = Bog Brook Reservoir image lake = caption lake = image bathymetry = caption bathymetry = location = New York coords = coord|41|24|56.4|N|73|35|8.9|W|type:waterbody region:US|display=inline,title type = reservoir inflow =… …   Wikipedia

  • Bog body — Tollund Man lived in the 4th century BCE. Bog bodies, which are also known as bog people, are the naturally preserved human corpses found in the sphagnum bogs in Northern Europe. Unlike most ancient human remains, bog bodies have retained… …   Wikipedia

  • bog —    a lavatory    A shortened form of bog house, from the marshy ground which might surround it in the days before modern drainage, the septic tank, or the cesspit:     At the court held in October 1753... Edward Clanvill was charged with a public …   How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

  • Burns Bog — is the largest domed peat bog on the west coast of North America. It covers an area of about 40 square kilometers and occupies a quarter of Delta, British Columbia, about 25 km southeast of downtown Vancouver. It is named after the former owner,… …   Wikipedia

  • Zasavica (bog) — Infobox lake lake name = Zasavica image lake = caption lake = image bathymetry = caption bathymetry = location = Mačva region, Vojvodina province (partially) coords = coord|44.57|N|19.30|E|type:waterbody region:RS|display=inline,title type =… …   Wikipedia

  • List of bog bodies — This is a list of notable bog bodies in alphabetical order. Bog bodies or bog people are the naturally preserved corpses of humans and some animals recovered from peat bogs. The bodies have been most commonly found in the Northern European… …   Wikipedia

  • Cowles Bog — National Natural Landmark Cowles Bog in the spring with high water. Location Porter County, Indiana, USA …   Wikipedia

  • Yanal Bog — Geobox Protected Area name = Yanal Bog native name = other name = other name1 = category local = Site of Special Scientific Interest category iucn = image size = image caption = country = England region = South West region type = Region district …   Wikipedia

  • peat bog — noun wet spongy ground of decomposing vegetation; has poorer drainage than a swamp; soil is unfit for cultivation but can be cut and dried and used for fuel • Syn: ↑bog • Derivationally related forms: ↑boggy (for: ↑bog) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary


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