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  • n. Plural form of lakebed.

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Examples

  • Southern California artist Dave Tourje creates colorful work that screams Santa Ana winds, dry lakebeds, the barrio, surf, sand and pop culture.

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  • The larger lakes are normally dry, bare lakebeds, but when flooded they support large bird populations, and in the case of the larger lakes, abundant fish populations.

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  • He was working on a study of the sedimentary deposits in Vermont lakebeds and theorized that activity along the shores led to periods of erosion which left telltale sediments in the lakes.

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  • Apparently it's a lot like windsurfing, but the kite pulls a skateboard across the sand flats -- those wonderful prehistoric lakebeds there.

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  • UNIDENTIFIED FEMALE: Well, you have got a lot of high desert terrain out there, very dry, a lot of sagebrush, dry lakebeds, as I said.

    CNN Transcript Sep 4, 2007

  • UNIDENTIFIED FEMALE: According to his pilot and Barron Hilton's pilot, Steve took off toward the south and was going to fly southbound looking around for some dry lakebeds for some work he might have had planned for in the future.

    CNN Transcript Sep 4, 2007

  • He was flying solo in a small single-engine prop plane -- there it is -- surveying dry lakebeds in the area for an upcoming land speed record.

    CNN Transcript Sep 4, 2007

  • RYAN: Well, looking at our sectional charts, aviation charts, there are a number of playa areas, dry lakebeds, that would be, you know, convenient targets.

    CNN Transcript Sep 4, 2007

  • QUESTION: Any anecdotal information from witnesses that you spoke to, to target your search area based on maybe looking for lakebeds?

    CNN Transcript Sep 4, 2007

  • So he was looking for flat areas, dried-up lakebeds.

    CNN Transcript Sep 5, 2007

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