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dew pond

  

      n   a shallow pond, usually man-made, that is kept supplied with water by dew and condensation  
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pond  
      n  
a    a pool of still water, often artificially created  
b    (in combination)  
a fishpond     
     (C13 ponde enclosure; related to pound3)  


dew pond  
      n   a shallow pond, usually man-made, that is kept supplied with water by dew and condensation  
pond lily  
      n      another name for       water lily  
pond scum  
      n   a greenish layer floating on the surface of stagnant waters, consisting of various freshwater algae  
pond-skater  
      n   any of various heteropterous insects of the family Gerrididae, esp. Gerris lacustris (common pond-skater), having a slender hairy body and long hairy legs with which they skim about on the surface of ponds,   (Also called)    water strider, water skater  
pond snail  
      n   a general term for the freshwater snails: often specifically for the great pond snail (Limnaea stagnalis) and others of that genus. L. truncatula is a host of the liver fluke  

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pond

  
  
dew pond, duck pond, fish pond, lochan     (Scot.)   millpond, pool, small lake, tarn  

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exp.
drinking out of a can or a bottle without touching it with the lips, by pouring the content from distance
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