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Vik

Bay

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Eng. Bank

A raised area of ground along the edge of a river

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Flodmynning

Mouth

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Pebble

Småsten

4

Pond

A body of water smaller than a lake
Sometimes artificially formed like dammigt a stream

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Shore

Strand, kust

6

Stream

Ström, Bäck, å
A small narrow river

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River

Flod, älv

8

Bäck

Brook
A small natural stream of fresh water

9

Creek

US, Canada, Australia:
A stream smaller than a river

British dialekt, a narrow windling passage

10

Glen

A narrow valley

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Glade

Glänta
An open space in a forest

12

Slate

Skiffer
Slate is a more pressurised version of shale and therefore a little more durable.
Shale is crumbly and usually breaks apart with the slightest amount of pressure, I.e. In landscaping slate is used.

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Spruce

Gran

14

Weir

Fördämning,
A low dam built across a river to raise the level of water upstream or regulate its flow.

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Grove

Lund, dunge

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Glade

Glänta

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Mound

Hög, kulle

18

Skiffer (sv)

Shale, slate

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Limestone soil

Kalkhaltig jord

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To lie fallow

Att ligga i träda

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Acre

Tunnland (0.405 hectar)

22

Endemic

Endemisk, inhemsk

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Horticultural

Trädgårdsodlings-

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Cardinal direction

Väderstreck

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The hedgerow is breaking bud

Häcken slår ut (i blom)

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Cardinal direction

Väderstreck