Shallot Shallow-draft

Shallow

Meanings and phrases

shallow

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. lacking physical depth; having little spatial extension downward or inward from an outer surface or backward or outward from a center
  2. not deep or strong; not affecting one deeply
  3. lacking depth of intellect or knowledge; concerned only with what is obvious

shallow

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a stretch of shallow water; shoal

shallow

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. make shallow; shoal
  2. become shallow; shoal

shallow fording

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. fording at a shallow place

shallow water

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E.g.
  • Sambar prefer to attack predators in shallow water.
  • It is suspected to only live in shallow water.
  • It is suspected only to live in shallow water.

shallow waters

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E.g.
  • It is found in shallow waters in the Caribbean Sea.
  • It inhabits warm, shallow waters close to shore.
  • It lives in shallow waters off the coast of New Guinea.

very shallow

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E.g.
  • They can also be found in very shallow water on reef flats.
  • Most of the Delta is very shallow water.
  • It can be lifted up into the case when in very shallow water.

relatively shallow

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E.g.
  • The lake is relatively shallow, with a maximum depth of .
  • The hull was long and narrow, with a relatively shallow draft.
  • It is also relatively shallow and warmer than the other Finger Lakes.

found in shallow

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E.g.
  • It is found in shallow waters in the Caribbean Sea.
  • It is found in shallow water in the Indo-Pacific region.
  • It is found in shallow, inshore habitats.

shallow seas

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E.g.
  • At the end of the Triassic, shallow seas transgressed over all of the Triassic basins.
  • These sedimentary rocks formed in or near shallow seas roughly 300to 350million years ago.
  • It is the smallest of the shallow seas around the continental shelf of Europe, covering an area of some .

too shallow

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E.g.
  • Her shallow draught allowed her to operate in waters too shallow for the enemy U-boats.
  • However, the water in Tucker Bayou next to the park was too shallow for the boat to dock there.
  • Swamps and rivers made travel by land difficult, and the inlets and sounds were too shallow to allow big ships.

shallow marine

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E.g.
  • The formation has been deposited in a shallow marine environment.
  • The formation has been deposited in a shallow marine environment in an oxygen-poor basin.
  • The Imperial Formation preserves many corals as well as shallow marine invertebrates and vertebrates.

shallow sea

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E.g.
  • The southern mountain ranges drain to the south and west towards the shallow sea.
  • The Tethys Sea was a shallow sea between the Asian continent and northward-bound Indian plate.
  • This would have been in a warm, shallow sea which covered much of the Gloucestershire and Oxfordshire areas.

shallow draft

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E.g.
  • The hull was long and narrow, with a relatively shallow draft.
  • They were typically very long and narrow and had a shallow draft.
  • The later Mk II model offered an optional shallow draft keel of .

shallow depth

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E.g.
  • The Meare was dug to a shallow depth for safety reasons.
  • The station is of shallow depth, in a pillar by-span design.
  • They are recognizable for their nutmeg dusting and shallow depth in a disposable aluminum pan.

shallow lakes

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E.g.
  • It breeds in ponds, wet rice fields, shallow lakes, drainage ditches and similar habitats.
  • The habitat consists of savanna, "Brachystegia"-"Julbernardia" woodland, marshes and shallow lakes.
  • "O. aquaticum" is endemic to the eastern United States and is found growing in ponds, streams, and shallow lakes.

shallow coastal

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E.g.
  • The species occurs in shallow coastal habitats to deeper offshore.
  • Atlantic sharpnose sharks prefer to live in warmer shallow coastal waters.
  • The West Indian manatee inhabits mostly shallow coastal areas, including rivers and estuaries.

shallow lake

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E.g.
  • The shallow lake (maximum depth is ) lies at an elevation of .
  • The Ljubljana Marsh was inhabited in prehistoric times, when it was a shallow lake.
  • On the west side of the island there is a small shallow lake that produces salt in the dry season.

shallow grave

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Finally she was buried in a shallow grave.
  • Brisbane was buried in a shallow grave.
  • Berry and Lozar then buried Mitroff in a shallow grave near a bridge and stole his van.
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