- A water surface profile in a stream or channel above a constriction or impoundment .
A Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology with Special Reference to Environmental Karst Hydrology. Courtesy of the author & The Karst Waters Institute. 2002.
Look at other dictionaries:
backwater curve — Water surface profile in a stream or channel above a constriction or impoundment  … Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology
Weymouth Harbour Tramway — The Weymouth Harbour Tramway is an unusual railway feature, a goods and passenger railway constructed almost entirely on the streets of Weymouth, England. It runs along a route from a junction to the north of Weymouth station to the harbour… … Wikipedia
ECONOMIC AFFAIRS — THE PRE MANDATE (LATE OTTOMAN) PERIOD Geography and Borders In September 1923 a new political entity was formally recognized by the international community. Palestine, or Ereẓ Israel as Jews have continued to refer to it for 2,000 years,… … Encyclopedia of Judaism
Southampton and Dorchester Railway — Planning and ConstructionThe Southampton and Dorchester Railway, operating in the counties of Hampshire and Dorset, received Parliamentary Assent in 1845 and opened in 1847. The railway was promoted by a Wimborne solicitor, Charles Castleman. It… … Wikipedia
Didcot Parkway railway station — Didcot Parkway Didcot Parkway frontage Location … Wikipedia
Geometry — (Greek γεωμετρία ; geo = earth, metria = measure) is a part of mathematics concerned with questions of size, shape, and relative position of figures and with properties of space. Geometry is one of the oldest sciences. Initially a body of… … Wikipedia
Western sculpture — ▪ art Introduction three dimensional artistic forms produced in what is now Europe and later in non European areas dominated by European culture (such as North America) from the Metal Ages (Europe, history of) to the present. Like… … Universalium
Didcot, Newbury and Southampton Railway — [v · d · … Wikipedia
Via Giulia — is a street in the historic centre of Rome, mostly in rione Regola, although its northern part belongs to rione Ponte. It was one of the first important urban planning projects in Renaissance Rome.Via Giulia was projected by Pope Julius II but… … Wikipedia
List of Peel sessions — This is a list of artists (bands and individual musicians) who recorded at least one session for John Peel and his show on BBC Radio 1 from 1967 to his death in 2004. the first session was recorded by Tomorrow on 21 September 1967, and the last… … Wikipedia