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Tippets: 58 Terms for Water, Tying the Hotwire Caddis

Covering everything from lochs and ghylls to bights and freshets, Meg Neal writes a guide to different terms for water from across the world. “Considering that humankind has from the very beginning subsisted on, resided near and built civilizations around … more ?
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