Translation of "oxbow lake" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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oxbow lakenoun [ C ]

uk /ˌɒks.bəʊ ˈleɪk/ us /ˌɑːks.boʊ ˈleɪk/ specialized

a curved lake that was originally a bend in a river but became separated when the river took a new, straighter course

牛軛湖(當河流出現新的,更直的流向時,原有的河流彎曲處分離,形成湖泊)

(Translation of “oxbow lake” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)