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Term No.Term NameTerm Description
861Bank storageWater absorbed and stored in the bed and banks of a stream, lake, or reservoir as the surface level of the water body rises and returned in whole or i.....
7840Bank StorageWater absorbed and stored in the soil cover of the bed and banks of a watercourse which is returned to the watercourse in whole or in part as the wate.....
2406Bank storage, or Ground storage1 - Water that has infiltrated from a reservoir into the surrounding land area where it remains in storage until the water level in the reservoir is l.....
5292Bank strengtheningA general term that includes, widening, raising and straightening of banks of a channel; and may include forming of banks of a new channel passing thr.....
1455Bankful dischargeDischarge corresponding to the state at which the river berms are about to be submerged......
7895Bankful, or Bankful stage1 - The stage (water level) at which the floodwater in a certain reach of the river starts to flow over the natural levees or manmade embankments and .....
955Bankfull, or Bankfull stageThe stage attained by a stream when flowing at a capacity above which the natural banks overflow......
571Barimg:equations//566_595_e.jpg.....
1464Bar1 - An alluvial deposit or bank of sand, gravel, or other material at the mouth of a stream or at any point in the stream itself which causes an obstr.....
2254Bar1 - A weir in a torrential river when the crest is at or very close to the normal bed of the river. 2 - See 571 and 1464......
62Bar chartThe graphical representation of frequencies or magnitudes by bars drawn with lengths proportional to the frequencies or magnitude. The frequency scale.....
7376Bar screen1 ‑ A device in the pre-treatment water stream that removes large solids in wastewater treatment. Consists of regularly spaced, parallel rods.  2 .....
4838Barbed endExtremity of a joint, as on a microirrigation emitter, provided with grooves oriented in such a way as to permit insertion into plastic tubing while m.....
3916Barbel regionThe middle reaches of a river having sandy or silty bed and deep waters; the principal sedentary fish barbed live and others like carp, pike and perch.....
703BarographA recording instrument for measuring atmospheric pressure......
572Barometeric millimetre of Mercuryimg:equations//566_595_e.jpg.....
573Barometric millimetre of Mercuryimg:equations//566_595_e.jpg.....
574Barometric millimetre of Mercuryimg:equations//566_595_e.jpg.....
2250Barrage1 - A barrier built of earth, masonry or concrete provided with series of gates to regulate upstream water flow and its surface level to divert water .....
575Barrelimg:equations//566_595_e.jpg.....
576Barrel (dry)img:equations//566_595_e.jpg.....
5397Barrier (horizontal)A natural obstruction to the vertical movement of groundwater. Usually a layer of impermeable rock or clay.....
5396Barrier (vertical)An obstruction to the horizontal movement of groundwater......
2067Barrier beachA bar essentially parallel to the shore, the crest of which is above normal high water level. Also called offshore barrier and barrier island......
1051Barrier springA spring that occurs when a raising of the confining bed forces the groundwater to rise to ground surface......
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