Lake Okeechobee love

Lake Okeechobee

Definitions

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a lake in southeast Florida to the north of the Everglades

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Examples

  • A lot of it will dump right over Lake Okeechobee, which is about three feet below normal.

    CNN Transcript Aug 19, 2008

  • So the Army Corps of Engineers in the lead-up to the last hurricane season, which was predicted to be terrible, they dumped a foot and a half of water out of Lake Okeechobee, which is a 700 square mile lake.

    CNN Transcript May 9, 2007

  • TUCHMAN: Well, that's a major concern, because Lake Okeechobee, which is inland, is one of our follow-up places in the state of Florida.

    CNN Transcript Sep 4, 2004

  • He is on the northern edge of Lake Okeechobee which is expecting to - but the eye actually passing very near him sometime in the next few hours or so.

    CNN Transcript Sep 5, 2004

  • The drought is wilting crops across the state, sparking wildfires and sinking Lake Okeechobee— one of the country's largest lakes — to historically low levels.

    Wildfires and drought plague much of the southern USA

  • The drought is wilting crops across the state, sparking wildfires and sinking Lake Okeechobee— one of the country's largest lakes — to historically low levels.

    Wildfires and drought plague much of the southern USA

  • The water level of Lake Okeechobee — which supplies water to millions of people in Palm Beach, Broward and Dade counties in Florida — was recently reported at 11.59 feet, says Susan Sylvester, the director of operations control for the water management district.

    Drought hits southern U.S. pretty hard

  • When Miriam said she was sending me to a seminary near Lake Okeechobee, I had expected clean air and blue sky, golf carts that puttered around on electricity, computers that hummed invitingly, sleek buildings and celestial sidewalks so white they blinded the eye, a welcoming committee several years removed from death.

    Miracles, Inc.

  • When Miriam said she was sending me to a seminary near Lake Okeechobee, I had expected clean air and blue sky, golf carts that puttered around on electricity, computers that hummed invitingly, sleek buildings and celestial sidewalks so white they blinded the eye, a welcoming committee several years removed from death.

    Miracles, Inc.

  • Meanwhile supporting forces moved into a blocking position between Lake Okeechobee and the Atlantic coast.

    Between War and Peace

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