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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A mountain lake (especially one formed by glaciers).

Usage examples (36)
  •  At the farther side of the tarn was a small island.
  • The blue surface \ of the tarn was a mirror, reflecting the Otter as it circled around the bowl.
  • Level earth ran up to the edge, as if the tarn was a mirror that some goddess had dropped in the coarse grasses.
  • For I ha 'tarn'd a Scotch robber across the salt seas, for more
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